Ortmann, 1890, p.292

Type Species

Mussa harttii Verrill, 1868, p. 357; Original Designation Ortmann, 1890: 292

Type Specimen: Syntype; YPM IZ 01468A-C, 1469; Verified; Dry Preserved

Type Locality: Abrolhos Reefs, Brazil




  • Western Europe; Oligocene
  • West Asia; Oligocene
  • Western Europe; Miocene
  • Southern Europe; Miocene
  • North Africa; Miocene
  • Central America; Miocene
  • West Asia; Miocene
  • Central America; Pliocene - Pleistocene
  • Central America; Pliocene
  • Central America; Pleistocene
  • Western Atlantic; Recent
  • South America; Holocene
Source: Paleobiology database (accessed June 13, 2012), Veron (2000). Historical distribution: Recent., Brazil (Wells, 1956). Distribution compiled by Matthew Tibbits.

This page has been in preparation since 06-Oct-2009 23:05

This version was contributed by Ann Budd on 13-Jun-2012 22:41.

Page authors are: Ann Budd. Please contact the editor if you would like to contribute to the diagnosis of this taxon.

The editor is: Ann Budd

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