Solariella Wood 1842 (top snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Trochidae

Parent taxon: Solariellidae according to R. L. Squires 2008

See also Bouchet et al. 2005, Dockery 1977, Gardner 1947, Harzhauser 2007, Kase 1984, Ladd 1982, MacNeil 1960, Murphy and Rodda 1960, Oostingh 1935, Sepkoski 2002, Squires and Goedert 1995, Todd 2001, Wienrich 2001, Woodring 1928 and Woodring 1959

Sister taxa: Conominolia, Minolia, Minoliinae, Periaulax, Spectamen, Zetela

Subtaxa: Solariella (Eosolariella) Solariella (Ethaliopsis) Solariella (Machaeroplax) Solariella (Solariella) Solariella altiuscula Solariella cancellata Solariella dibitata Solariella ephnidia Solariella gemma Solariella hartleyensis Solariella hauniensis Solariella karikalensis Solariella krohi Solariella kroisbachensis Solariella laqua Solariella louisiana Solariella maculata Solariella minorstriata Solariella ravni Solariella shacklefordensis Solariella stalagmium Solariella stewarti Solariella transennata Solariella tricostata Solariella vaughani Solariella walkeri

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Type: Solariella maculata

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Iceland (1), United States (3: Florida, North Carolina, Oregon)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (1: California)

• Pliocene of Australia (2), Costa Rica (2), Fiji (1), India (1), Indonesia (8), Jamaica (3), Japan (1), Panama (1), Spain (7), United States (3: Florida, South Carolina)

• Miocene of Argentina (2), Chile (2), Denmark (1), the Dominican Republic (1), Germany (2), Indonesia (1), Italy (2), Japan (2), New Zealand (1), Panama (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (4: California, Florida)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (1)

• Oligocene of Argentina (2), Denmark (3), the Netherlands (1), Oman (1), Panama (2), Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (5: Mississippi, Washington)

• Eocene to Oligocene of United States (3: Oregon)

• Eocene of Colombia (1), France (3), New Zealand (1), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (4), United States (52: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Washington)

• Paleocene of Austria (1), Belgium (2), Denmark (3), Germany (1), Greenland (1), Nigeria (2), Poland (3), United States (2: Alabama, Louisiana)

• Cretaceous of Egypt (1), France (1), Germany (1), Japan (1), Madagascar (2), the Russian Federation (1), South Africa (1), United States (11: California)

• Triassic of Hungary (1), Peru (6)

Total: 177 collections including 205 occurrences

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