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Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae

Cinctura was named by Hollister (1957). It is extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Fasciolaria by Petit (2003); it was reranked as Fasciolaria (Cinctura) by Petuch and Roberts (2007).

It was assigned to Fasciolaria by Petuch and Roberts (2007); and to Fasciolariinae by Snyder (2003) and Snyder et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Cinctura Hollister
2003Cinctura Snyder p. 18
2007Fasciolaria (Cinctura) Petuch and Roberts
2012Cinctura Snyder et al.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyBuccinoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyFasciolariidaeGray 1853
subfamilyFasciolariinaeGray 1853
genusCincturaHollister 1957

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 08:21:16
Modified: 2009-09-10 10:21:16
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Late/Upper Pliocene to the top of the Holocene or 3.60000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 2.588 Ma

Collections (17 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pliocene - Pleistocene5.333 - 0.0117USA (Florida) Fasciolaria distans (41749)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588USA (Florida) Fasciolara sarasotaensis (79876) Fasciolaria rhomboidea (79959)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781USA (Florida) Fasciolaria distans (41718) Fasciolaria lindae (79805) Fasciolaria rucksorum (79748)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126USA (Florida) Fasciolaria capelettii, Fasciolaria holeylandica (79747) Fasciolaria evergladensis (79740) Fasciolaria lilium (35031)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Florida) Fasciolaria distans (34269 41740) Fasciolaria hunteria (79739) Fasciolaria lilium (96538)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (South Carolina) Fasciolaria distans (66758 66760)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0USA (Louisiana) Fasciolaria lilium (41935 92775)