Scutus Monfort 1810 (snail)

Gastropoda - Fissurelloidea - Fissurellidae

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

See also Knight et al. 1960, Ladd 1966, Sepkoski 2002, Short and Potter 1987 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Scutus (Nannoscutum) Scutus (Scutus) Scutus antipodes Scutus unguis

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Type: Scutus antipodes

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Seychelles (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (2)

• Miocene of Austria (1), the Marshall Islands (2), Poland (1)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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