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Gastropoda -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1792Bulimus Bruguière
1871Bulimus Conrad p. 194

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
genusBulimusBruguière 1792

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 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 Mustersan to the top of the Middle Pleistocene or 48.00000 to 0.12600 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 47.8 Ma

Collections (19 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France B. antidiluvianus (184161)
Ypresian - Lutetian56.0 - 41.3Tunisia B. sp. (87795)
Mustersan48.0 - 42.0Argentina (Chubut) B. lutescens (105837)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3France B. laevigatus (171533) B. nitidus (184109) B. terebellatus (184815) B. terebellatus, B. acicularis, B. nitidus, B. striatulus, B. nanus, B. buccinalis, B. cyclostomus, B. clavulus (184107)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0France B. albidus (184159) B. cyclostomus (184144)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Spain (Baleares) B. bouvyi (38814)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9United Kingdom (England) B. ellipticus (40102 40814) B. politus (40893)
Langhian - Serravallian15.97 - 11.62France (Midi-Pyrenees) B. lubricus (32191)
MN 7 + 812.75 - 11.1Switzerland (Thurgau) B. sp. (46277)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588United Kingdom (England) B. lubricus (84761)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Romania B. spoliatus (40800)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Malta B. acutus (190860)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126France (Haute-Normandie Region) B. tentaculatus (36391)