Turbinella buccina Olsson and Richards 1961 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turbinellidae

Alternative combination: Xancus buccina

Full reference: A. A. Olsson and H.G. Richards. 1961. Some Tertiary fossils from Goajira peninsula of Colombia. Notulae Naturae of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 350:1-15

Belongs to Turbinella according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Olsson and Richards 1961

Sister taxa: Turbinella (Mangkalia), Turbinella affinis, Turbinella amazonianum, Turbinella angulata, Turbinella brasilianus, Turbinella chipolana, Turbinella demissa, Turbinella episoma, Turbinella falconensis, Turbinella gratus, Turbinella hermani, Turbinella junghuhni, Turbinella laevigata, Turbinella magdalenensis, Turbinella mekranica, Turbinella pilsbryi, Turbinella polygonata, Turbinella praelaevigata, Turbinella praelavigata, Turbinella praetextilis, Turbinella premekranica, Turbinella pyrum, Turbinella rembangensis, Turbinella scolymoides, Turbinella scopulus, Turbinella trinitatis, Turbinella valida, Turbinella wheeleri, Xancus rex, Xancus (Eoxancus), Turbinella wilsoni, Xancus regina, Xancus talarensis, Xancus paytensis, Xancus peruvianus

Type specimen: Its type locality is C47B Borchina, Guajira Peninsula, Columbia, which is in an Oligocene marine horizon in Colombia

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at C47B Borchina, Guajira Peninsula, Columbia

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