Clathrodrillia venusta Sowerby 1850 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Drilliidae

Alternative combinations: Drillia venusta, Pleurotoma (Drillia) venusta, Pleurotoma venusta, Pleurotoma venustum, Turris (Drillia) venusta

Belongs to Clathrodrillia according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Maury 1917, Olsson 1922, Woodring 1928 and Woodring 1970

Sister taxa: Clathrodrillia aulakoessa, Clathrodrillia dautzenbergi, Clathrodrillia emmonsi, Clathrodrillia empera, Clathrodrillia gatunensis, Clathrodrillia gibbosa, Clathrodrillia islalindae, Clathrodrillia lelandi, Clathrodrillia mira, Clathrodrillia noventa, Clathrodrillia nuevagranada, Clathrodrillia puertocolombiana, Clathrodrillia saavedrai, Clathrodrillia subvaricosa, Clathrodrillia tityra, Clathrodrillia woodringi, Clavus (Clathrodrillia) coalingensis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1 collection), the Dominican Republic (5)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (4)

• Miocene of Panama (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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