Anchura Conrad 1860 (snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae

Parent taxon: Aporrhaidae according to L. R. Saul and W. P. Popenoe 1993

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Sohl 1964

Sister taxa: Anchurinae, Antarctohoges, Aporrhainae, Araeodactylus, Arrhoginae, Checchiaia, Chenopus, Diarthema, Dimorphosominae, Disoketa, Drepanochilus, Goniocheila, Harpagodinae, Kangilioptera, Perissopterinae, Peruchilus, Protohemichenopus, Pterocerellinae, Pugnellinae, Spinigerinae, Spinilomatinae, Strombites, Strombopugnellus, Struthiopterinae, Teneposita, Tibiaporrhais, Toarctocera, Trilemma, Tulochilus

Subtaxa: Anchura (Anchura) Anchura ainikta Anchura baptos Anchura callosa Anchura dubius Anchura englishi Anchura falciformis Anchura gabbi Anchura gibbera Anchura halberdopsis Anchura infortunata Anchura nanaimoensis Anchura pelsaerti Anchura phaba Anchura requieniana Anchura substriata

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Ecology: semi-infaunal detritivore-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Egypt (4 collections), United States (4: California)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of United States (1: New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of Canada (4: Alberta), Germany (2), Indian Ocean (1), Madagascar (2), Mexico (17), Mozambique (7), the Russian Federation (2), the United Kingdom (14), United States (206: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Delaware, Georgia, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wyoming), Venezuela (2)

• Jurassic of Saudi Arabia (3)

Total: 269 collections including 295 occurrences

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