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Bulimulidae

Gastropoda - Bulimulidae

Taxonomy
Bulimulidae was named by Tryon (1867). It is extant.

It was assigned to Gastropoda by Auffenberg et al. (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1867Bulimulidae Tryon
2015Bulimulidae Auffenberg et al. p. 55

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
familyBulimulidaeTryon 1867
familyBulimulidaeTryon 1867

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: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: epifaunalc
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2004-02-29 11:40:59
Modified: 2010-02-11 01:35:02
Source: c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Bridgerian to the top of the Aquitanian or 50.30000 to 20.44000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 46.2 Ma

Collections (9 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Bridgerian50.3 - 46.2USA (Wyoming) Oreoconus planispira (16423) Oreoconus sp. (16244 16296 191230)
Chattian - Aquitanian28.1 - 20.44USA (Florida) Bulimulus americanus (60985 61051 61096 61102 61104)