Turbo Linnaeus 1758 (snail)

Gastropoda - Turbinoidea - Turbinidae

Parent taxon: Turbininae according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Bouchet et al. 2005, Harzhauser 2004, Ladd 1966, Ladd 1982, MacNeil 1960, Olsson 1967, Sepkoski 2002, Todd 2001, Weisbord 1962, Wilson 1993, Woodring 1928 and Woodring 1957

Sister taxa: Astralium, Barbotella, Bolma, Calcar, Deikella, Guildfordia, Heteroninella, Lithopoma, Pseudastralium, Pseudophasianus, Sarmaturbo, Tectariopsis, Rothpletzella, Nummogaultina, Imperator

Subtaxa: Turbo (Callopoma) Turbo (Carswellena) Turbo (Dinassivica) Turbo (Euninella) Turbo (Lunatica) Turbo (Lunella) Turbo (Marmarostoma) Turbo (Ninella) Turbo (Olearia) Turbo (Sarmaticus) Turbo (Senectus) Turbo (Subninella) Turbo (Taeniaturbo) Turbo (Turbo) Turbo abbreviatus Turbo agonistes Turbo angustus Turbo bozasi Turbo bruneus Turbo cinerea Turbo cochlearis Turbo conformis Turbo corallii Turbo denticulatus Turbo ellipticus Turbo eurymedon Turbo fakaauensis Turbo gerannae Turbo gigas Turbo granulatus Turbo guadalupensis Turbo haudcarinatus Turbo haynesi Turbo helicinoides Turbo hybridus Turbo inflatus Turbo intermedius Turbo jaschianus Turbo laminiferus Turbo licas Turbo magister Turbo mantelli Turbo marmoratus Turbo multistriatus Turbo naricus Turbo nodulosocancellatus Turbo obliquus Turbo obtusus Turbo orthostoma Turbo ozawai Turbo perspeciosus Turbo petraea Turbo philippi Turbo philippii Turbo portentus Turbo protocepoides Turbo pseudoundulatus Turbo pulcher Turbo radiosus Turbo saltus Turbo sarmaticus Turbo semiplicatilis Turbo serratus Turbo squamulosus Turbo subaciculus Turbo subcarinatus Turbo taylorianus Turbo tenuicingulatus Turbo texanus Turbo thomsonianus Turbo thouvignoni Turbo torosus Turbo torquatus Turbo trimarginata Turbo undulatus Turbo vermiculosus Turbo versicolor Turbo vixcarinatus Turbo zarcoi Turbo zonatus

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Type: Turbo petholatus

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (14 collections), Bermuda (1), Djibouti (4), Egypt (2), Eritrea (2), Fiji (1), French Polynesia (1), Guadeloupe (1), Guam (2), India (4), Jamaica (1), Japan (24), Jordan (3), Kenya (14), the Marshall Islands (1), Mauritius (1), Mexico (9), Morocco (1), Mozambique (1), New Zealand (3), Northern Mariana Islands (1), Pakistan (1), Panama (1), Papua New Guinea (2), Peru (1), Pitcairn (1), Saudi Arabia (3), the Seychelles (6), South Africa (9), Sudan (1), Tonga (5), Tuvalu (1), United States (26: Florida, Hawaii, North Carolina), Vanuatu (4), Venezuela (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Guam (1), South Africa (1), United States (3: Florida)

• Pliocene of Australia (1), Chile (1), Costa Rica (3), the Dominican Republic (3), Ecuador (4), Fiji (1), Indonesia (7), Jamaica (6), Japan (9), Mexico (3), South Africa (5), Tuvalu (2), United States (5: Florida), Venezuela (15)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1)

• Neogene of Christmas Island (1)

• Miocene of Australia (4), Austria (1), Brazil (1), Colombia (1), Cuba (1), the Dominican Republic (6), Fiji (5), Guam (1), Indonesia (8), Iran (1), Japan (10), Panama (2), Peru (2), the Philippines (1), South Africa (1), Vanuatu (1), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of Greece (2), Iran (3), Italy (1), Pakistan (4), Romania (1)

• Eocene of Australia (4), France (3), Haiti (1), India (1), Indonesia (2), Italy (1), Japan (2), Peru (1), Romania (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (2: Alabama, South Carolina)

• Paleocene of France (1)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (2), France (6), Germany (2), Iran (4), Mexico (2), New Zealand (4), Portugal (1), Switzerland (16), Turkmenistan (1)

• Jurassic of Canada (1: Northwest Territories), Eritrea (1), Ethiopia (2), France (4), Germany (1), Greenland (2), India (2), Italy (1), Poland (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (1: California), Yemen (1)

• Triassic of Italy (13), Slovakia (1), United States (3: Alaska)

• Permian of the United Kingdom (9), United States (3: Texas)

• Silurian of the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 390 collections including 532 occurrences

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