Family Helicidae Rafinesque 1815 (slug)

Gastropoda - Helicoidea - Helicidae

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

See also Harzhauser and Kowalke 2002 and Salotti et al. 1997

Sister taxa: Elonidae, Helicodontidae, Hygromiidae, Pleurodontidae, Trissexodontidae

Subtaxa: Cepaea Helix Iberus Marmorana Megalotachea Palaeotachea Tacheocampylaea

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Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Quaternary of France (2 collections), Germany (2), Hungary (1), Morocco (3), Spain (4)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1), Spain (2)

• Pliocene of Spain (4)

• Miocene of Algeria (1), Austria (3), France (1), Germany (27), Greece (1), Hungary (2), Poland (1), Portugal (1), Serbia and Montenegro (2), Spain (3), Switzerland (1)

• Oligocene of Switzerland (1)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Wyoming)

Total: 65 collections including 72 occurrences

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