Family Terebratulidae Gray 1840 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Terebratulidae

Parent taxon: Terebratuloidea according to A. Williams et al. 2006

See also Atrops and Alméras 2005, Bitner and Crame 2002, Bitner and Martinell 2001, Cooper 1993, Craig 2000, Huxley 1869, Marasti 1973 and Pacaud and Le Renard 1995

Sister taxa: Capillithyrididae, Eichwaldithyris, Gibbithyrididae, Heligothyris, Ilyinella, Longithyris, Najdinothyris, Oleneothyris, Sellithyrididae, Weberithyrididae

Subtaxa: Arapsothyris Cheirothyrinae Dallithyridinae Dictyothyrinae Gryphinae Liothyrina Loboidothyrinae Lobothyrinae Plicatoriinae Pseudogibbithyris Seymourinae Terebratulinae Tichosininae

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Antarctica (1 collection), Argentina (2), Barbados (3), France (1), Greece (5), Haiti (1), Italy (41), Jamaica (3), Japan (14), the United Kingdom (4), Vanuatu (2)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1)

• Pliocene of Algeria (13), the Dominican Republic (4), Fiji (6), Greece (3), Italy (5), Japan (1), Morocco (2), the Netherlands (3), Spain (13), the United Kingdom (9), United States (1: North Carolina)

• Miocene to Pliocene of United States (2: Alaska)

• Miocene of Algeria (1), Antarctica (1), Australia (6), Austria (3), Belgium (1), Cuba (4), the Czech Republic (2), Germany (11), Greece (1), Greenland (3), Hungary (20), Indonesia (2), Italy (2), Jamaica (1), Malta (2), New Zealand (17), Poland (4), Romania (2), Slovenia (1), Spain (4), Ukraine (1), United States (1: California)

• Oligocene of Antigua and Barbuda (1), Germany (2), Japan (1), New Zealand (7)

• Eocene to Oligocene of Germany (1)

• Eocene of Antarctica (11), Australia (28), Cuba (5), French Southern Territories (2), Greenland (1), Hungary (32), Italy (1), New Zealand (10), Peru (5), Spain (3), Tonga (1), Trinidad and Tobago (2), the United Kingdom (2), United States (19: North Carolina, South Carolina, Washington)

• Paleocene of China (1), Denmark (1), New Zealand (1), United States (5: Alabama, California, Maryland)

• Paleogene of Antarctica (5)

• Cretaceous of Algeria (2), Antarctica (2), Australia (13), Colombia (1), France (15), Germany (3), Iran (1), Italy (1), Japan (1), Madagascar (3), Mexico (8), New Zealand (4), Oman (1), Poland (1), Portugal (8), the Russian Federation (1), Serbia and Montenegro (2), Sweden (1), Switzerland (16), USSR (2), the United Kingdom (11), United States (1: New Jersey), Yemen (1)

• Jurassic of Austria (2), Canada (5: Alberta, British Columbia), Chile (10), Egypt (3), Ethiopia (11), France (28), Germany (21), Greece (1), Greenland (1), Hungary (1), India (10), Indonesia (1), Iran (1), Italy (15), Japan (1), Madagascar (4), Mexico (1), Morocco (1), New Zealand (4), Poland (3), Portugal (8), Romania (2), Saudi Arabia (41), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Slovenia (1), Somalia (3), Spain (6), Tunisia (27), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (8), United States (3: Idaho, Nevada, Oregon), Yemen (4)

• Triassic of Austria (6), Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), Canada (2: British Columbia), East Timor (1), Germany (1), Hungary (2), Italy (16), Slovakia (2), United States (10: Alaska)

• Permian of Australia (5), United States (1: Texas)

Total: 752 collections including 925 occurrences

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