Ampullina FĂ©russac 1822 (snail)

Gastropoda - Architaenioglossa - Ampullinidae

Alternative spellings: Ampulina, Natica (Ampullina), Polinices (Ampullina)

Synonyms: Ampullella Cox 1931 [objective synonym], Globularia (Ampulella) Cox 1931 [objective synonym], Globularia (Ampullella) Cox 1931 [objective synonym]

Parent taxon: Ampullinidae according to J.-M. Pacaud and J. Le Renard 1995

See also Abbass 1967, Clark and Arnold 1923, Devries 2019, Givens and Kennedy 1976, Global Biodiversity Information Facility 2015, Harris and Palmer 1947, Harzhauser 2004, Kabat 1991, Kase 1984, Ladd 1977, Nagao 1928, Olsson 1931, Sepkoski 2002, Turner 1938, Woodring 1957 and Woods 1922

Sister taxa: Ampullellinae, Ampullininae, Ampullinopsis, Ampullonatica, Cernina, Globularia, Naricopsina, Pachycrommium, Warakia

Subtaxa: Ampullella adurni Ampullella cedroensis Ampullella hewitti Ampullella nuttalli Ampullella woodringi Ampullina (Ampullina) Ampullina (Ampullospira) Ampullina (Crommium) Ampullina (Megatylotus) Ampullina (Pseudamaura) Ampullina aethiopica Ampullina anguillana Ampullina austriaca Ampullina avellana Ampullina bravoensis Ampullina butleri Ampullina curta Ampullina effusa Ampullina gabonensis Ampullina haunsbergensis Ampullina lorierei Ampullina mona Ampullina morgani Ampullina ortoni Ampullina oviformis Ampullina packardi Ampullina paracasina Ampullina paytensis Ampullina perusta Ampullina pseudoalveata Ampullina sireli Ampullina solidula Ampullina stantoni Ampullina striata Ampullina subhumerosa Ampullina vapincana Ampullina vaughani Ampullina vulcani Ampullina woodsi Globularia (Ampulella) nana Natica (Ampullina) gabbi Polinices (Ampullina) sookensis

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of Anguilla (2 collections), Australia (5), Cuba (1), Indonesia (3), Somalia (1)

• Oligocene of Hungary (2), Italy (1), Mexico (3), Peru (1), Romania (7), United States (14: California, Florida, Georgia)

• Eocene of Bosnia and Herzegovina (2), Bulgaria (6), Colombia (3), Croatia (2), Egypt (2), France (9), Haiti (1), Hungary (2), India (3), Indonesia (4), Italy (3), Jamaica (2), Mexico (13), the Netherlands Antilles (2), Nigeria (1), Pakistan (15), Panama (5), Peru (9), Romania (10), Spain (1), Turkey (4), the United Kingdom (5), United States (21: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Turkey (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (5), Austria (1), Belgium (3), France (2), Germany (1), Nigeria (1), Poland (4), United States (13: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Angola (1), Austria (4), Brazil (4), Cameroon (1), Chile (1), Egypt (21), France (1), Gabon (10), Germany (3), Hungary (1), Iran (1), Madagascar (1), Mexico (1), New Zealand (2), Nigeria (3), Oman (8), Portugal (1), South Africa (1), Spain (2), Switzerland (1), USSR (1), Ukraine (1), United States (111: Alabama, California, Delaware, Kansas, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas)

• Jurassic of China (4), Ethiopia (5), France (6), Greenland (1), India (16), Kenya (2), Lebanon (1), Poland (1), Portugal (36), Romania (1), Saudi Arabia (10), Somalia (6), Spain (50), Tanzania (10), Tunisia (4), the United Kingdom (16), Yemen (14)

• Triassic of Austria (1), Germany (2), Hungary (5), Italy (18), Switzerland (1)

Total: 587 collections including 676 occurrences

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