Cerithiella Verrill 1882 (snail)

Gastropoda - Triphoroidea - Triforidae

Synonym: Newtoniella Cossmann 1893

Parent taxon: Triforidae according to S. Tracey and J. A. Todd 1996

See also Abbass 1967, Dockery 1993, Sepkoski 2002, Sohl 1964, Vaught et al. 1989 and Wienrich 2001

Sister taxon: Variseila

Subtaxa: Cerithiella (Cerithiella) Cerithiella aequalirata Cerithiella elongata Cerithiella nodoliratum Cerithiella semirugatum

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Australia (1 collection), Jamaica (1)

• Miocene of Algeria (4), Australia (2), France (1), Germany (20), Italy (1), Morocco (3), the Netherlands (2), New Zealand (1)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), Denmark (1), France (1), United States (5: Mississippi)

• Eocene of Australia (3), Belgium (1), Colombia (3), Egypt (1), France (1), Germany (1), New Zealand (1), the United Kingdom (5), United States (33: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas), Venezuela (2)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Australia (1)

• Paleocene of Belgium (1), Denmark (6), France (1), Greenland (2), Nigeria (1), Poland (1), United States (4: Alabama, Louisiana, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Egypt (1), Mexico (2), the United Kingdom (1), United States (30: Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Texas)

Total: 146 collections including 174 occurrences

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