Solenosteira cancellaria Conrad 1846 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Alternative combinations: Cantharus cancellaria, Cantharus cancellarius, Cantharus cancellata, Cantharus cancellatus, Pollia cancellaria

Synonyms: Gemophos lymani Smith 1936, Pisania lymani Smith 1936

Belongs to Solenosteira according to G. Rosenberg 2005

See also Hendy et al. 2008, Miller 1983, Olsson and Harbison 1953, Portell et al. 1992, Richards 1962 and Spencer and Campbell 1987

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

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (15: Florida, Louisiana, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia collections)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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