Orthaulax pugnax Heilprin 1887 (snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Thersiteidae

Alternative combination: Wagneria pugnax

Belongs to Orthaulax according to H. E. Vokes and E. H. Vokes 1968

See also Cooke 1919 and Cooke 1922

Sister taxa: Orthaulax aguadillensis, Orthaulax altilis, Orthaulax bermudezi, Orthaulax brasiliensis, Orthaulax caepa, Orthaulax conoides, Orthaulax gabbi, Orthaulax hernandoensis, Orthaulax inornatus, Orthaulax japonicus, Orthaulax portoricoensis

Ecology: epifaunal grazer


• Miocene of Brazil (4 collections), Panama (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (5: Florida)

• Oligocene of Jamaica (1), Mexico (1), Panama (2)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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