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Rimella Agasiz 1841 (true conch)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Strombidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 10416

Alternative spellings: Rostellaria (Rimella), Tibia (Rimella)

Synonyms: Cowlitzia Clark and Palmer 1923 (no. 9692), Dientomochilus (Ectinochilus) Cossmann 1889 (no. 123075), Ectinochilus Cossmann 1889 (no. 9794), Ectinochilus (Cowlitzia) Clark and Palmer 1923 (no. 337475), Macilentos Clark and Palmer 1923 (no. 10083), Rimella (Ectinochilus) Cossmann 1889 (no. 123085), Rimella (Macilentos) Clark and Palmer 1923 (no. 285333), Vaderos Clark and Palmer 1923 (no. 10654)

Parent taxon: Strombidae according to C. L. Garvie 2013

Sister taxa: Canarium, Doxander, Jogjacartanus, Laevella, Lobatus, Pereiraea, Platyoptera, Prestrombus, Strombinae, Stromboconus, Terebellum, Terestrombus, Tibia, Tridentarius, Ueckeritzella, Volutostrombus

Subtaxa: Cowlitzia problematica, Ectinochilus (Cowlitzia) washingtonensis, Ectinochilus (Ectinochilus), Ectinochilus (Macilentos), Ectinochilus (Vaderos), Ectinochilus antipodarum, Ectinochilus gaudichaudi, Ectinochilus olssoni, Ectinochilus planum, Rimella (Rimella), Rimella canalifera, Rimella canalis, Rimella carli, Rimella desertica, Rimella duplicostata, Rimella elongata, Rimella fissurella, Rimella fowleriana, Rimella fusoides, Rimella knappiana, Rimella levis, Rimella oregonensis, Rimella pakistanica, Rimella peruviana, Rimella prestwichi, Rimella quoseibii, Rimella rimosa, Rimella supraplicata

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer