Alternative combinations: Murex (Murex) pennae, Murex pennae
Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1934. Fossil invertebrates from Northeastern Brazil. Bulletins of the American Museum of Natural History 67(4):123-179
Sister taxa: Haustellum donmoorei, Haustellum haustellum, Haustellum mimiwilsoni, Haustellum polynematicus, Haustellum wilsoni, Murex (Haustellum) beyrichi, Murex (Haustellum) bonneti, Murex (Haustellum) naricus, Murex (Haustellum) tchihatcheffi
Type specimen: PRI 29313, a shell. Its type locality is Rio Pirabas (Maury coll.), which is in a Miocene shallow subtidal limestone/limestone in the Pirabas Formation of Brazil.
Ecology: epifaunal carnivore
• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (7 collections)
Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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