Family Cirolanidae Dana 1852 (pill bug)

Malacostraca - Isopoda - Cirolanidae

Parent taxon: Cirolanoidea according to W. Etter 2014

See also Feldmann and Rust 2006 and Feldmann et al. 2008

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Cirolana Eonatatolana Palaega

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Type: Cirolana

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of New Zealand (2 collections)

• Paleocene of Denmark (1)

• Cretaceous of Austria (1), Japan (1), Mexico (1), United States (3: Texas)

• Jurassic of Germany (5), Switzerland (10)

Total: 24 collections each including a single occurrence

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