Alectrion merenda Olsson 1922 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Nassariidae

Full reference: A. A. Olsson. 1922. The Miocene of Northern Costa Rica. Bulletins of American Paleontology 9(39):1-309

Belongs to Alectrion according to A. A. Olsson 1922

Sister taxa: Alectrion losquemadica, Alectrion ranuncula, Nassarius (Alectrion) ovoideus, Nassarius (Alectrion) ovum, Nassarius (Alectrion) pseudomundus, Nassarius (Alectrion) vanesi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Old Man Sam Creek, which is in a Pliocene marine siliciclastic in Costa Rica

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Old Man Sam Creek

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