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Amaea (Acrilla) gallica

Gastropoda - Epitoniidae

Taxonomy
Acrilla gallica was named by de Boury (1887) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; western Europe.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Scala gallica by Morellet and Morellet (1945); it was recombined as Amaea (Acrilla) gallica by Pacaud and Le Renard (1995).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Acrilla gallica de Boury pp. 11-13
1945Scala gallica Morellet and Morellet
1995Amaea (Acrilla) gallica Pacaud and Le Renard

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
Ptenoglossa(Gray 1853)
superfamilyEpitonioidea(Berry 1910)
familyEpitoniidaeBerry 1910
genusAmaeaAdams and Adams 1860
subgenusAcrilla
speciesgallica(de Boury 1887)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitef
Composition 2: low Mg calcitef
Locomotion: slow-movingf
Life habit: low-level epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2007-02-05 23:13:43
Modified: 2011-09-22 17:20:39
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Beu et al. 1990

Age range: base of the Lutetian to the top of the Bartonian or 47.80000 to 38.00000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) Acrilla gallica (8124 8125)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3France Amaea gallica (171526)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0France (Oise) Scala gallica (3494)