Rimula Defrance 1827 (snail)

Gastropoda - Fissurelloidea - Fissurellidae

Parent taxon: Emarginulini according to P. Bouchet et al. 2005

See also Gardner 1947, Knight et al. 1960, Ladd 1966, Ladd 1982, Pacaud and Le Renard 1995, Sepkoski 2002, Todd 2001 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxon: Emarginula

Subtaxa: Rimula blainvilli Rimula exquisita

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Type: Rimula blainvilli

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Marshall Islands (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Fiji (1), Jamaica (1), the Marshall Islands (1), Spain (6)

• Miocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Paleocene of Australia (1), Belgium (1), Denmark (1)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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