Tibia indica Dey 1961 (true conch)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Strombidae

Full reference: A. K. Dey. 1961. The Miocene Mollusca from Quilon, Kerala (India). Palaeontologica Indica 36

Belongs to Tibia according to A. K. Dey 1961

Sister taxa: Tibia (Africoterebellum), Tibia (Aulacodiscus), Tibia (Hippochrene), Tibia (Tibia), Tibia (Tibiochilus), Tibia curta, Tibia protofusus, Tibia pseudomokattamensis, Tibia samanaensis, Rostellaria columbaria, Rostellaria cancellata, Rostellaria (Fusus), Rostellaria plurimacosta, Rostellaria (Veatchia), Rostellaria bidigitata, Rostellaria securifera, Rostellaria palliata, Rostellaria gracilenta, Rostellaria macroptera

Type specimen: Its type locality is Quilon Limestone (Quilon, Kerala), which is in a Miocene carbonate limestone in the Quilon Limestone Formation of India

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of India (1 collection), Iran (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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