Alaba Adams and A. 1853 (snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Litiopidae

Parent taxon: Litiopinae according to J. A. Todd 2001

See also Gardner 1947, Hoerle 1972, Sepkoski 2002, Weisbord 1962 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Dalliella, Ipunina, Litiopa, Styliferina

Subtaxa: Alaba chipolana Alaba incerta Alaba turrita

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Ecuador (1), Panama (1), United States (1: California), Venezuela (2)

• Pliocene of Australia (2), Costa Rica (1), Ecuador (1), Jamaica (3), Venezuela (5)

• Miocene of Italy (1), Panama (1), Poland (1), Slovakia (1), United States (18: Florida)

• Oligocene of France (21), United States (2: Mississippi)

• Eocene of United States (2: Alabama, Mississippi)

• Paleocene of Greenland (1)

Total: 66 collections including 68 occurrences

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