Magilus Monfort 1810 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Parent taxon: Magilidae according to H. S. Ladd 1977

See also MacNeil 1960, Sepkoski 2002 and Wilson 1994

Sister taxa: Coralliobia, Lowenstamia

Subtaxa: Magilus antiquus

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Quaternary of Egypt (1 collection), Japan (2), the Seychelles (2)

• Pliocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene of Indonesia (3), Japan (1), Poland (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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