Solenosteira subcarinata Lamarck 1803 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Alternative combination: Fusus subcarinatus

Synonym: Fusus muricoides Deshayes 1835

Full reference: J. B. Lamarck. 1803. Suite des mémoires sur les fossiles des environs de Paris. Annales du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle 2:385-391

Belongs to Solenosteira according to D. Merle and J. M. Pacaud 2002

See also Lamarck 1803

Sister taxa: Solenosteira (Fusinosteira), Solenosteira (Solenosteira), Solenosteira angelensis, Solenosteira braumuelleri, Solenosteira cancellaria, Solenosteira chiriquiensis, Solenosteira suwanneensis, Solenosteira vaughani

Type specimens:

  • Solenosteira subcarinata: Its type locality is Chaumont (Defrance collection), which is in a Lutetian carbonate carbonate in France
  • Fusus muricoides:

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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