Pileopsis Lamarck 1822 (snail)

Gastropoda - Capuloidea - Capulidae

Alternative spelling: Pilaeopsis

Full reference: J. B. Lamarck. 1822. Histoire Naturelle des Animaux sans Vert├Ębres 6(2):1-232

Parent taxon: Capulidae according to Hutton 1873

See also Lamarck 1822

Sister taxa: Capulus, Hyala, Icuncula, Lippistes, Neojanacus, Sirius, Trichotropis, Zelippistes, Armenostoma

Subtaxa: Pileopsis cornucopiae Pileopsis dilatata Pileopsis elegans Pileopsis gossensi Pileopsis opercularis Pileopsis patelloides Pileopsis pennata Pileopsis pennatus Pileopsis prisca Pileopsis retortella Pileopsis spirirostris Pileopsis tenella

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (10 collections)

• Jurassic of France (1)

• Permian of Australia (1)

Total: 12 collections including 25 occurrences

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