Bathytoma cataphracta Brocchi 1814 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Borsoniidae

Alternative combinations: Dolichotoma cataphracta, Genotia (Bathytoma) cataphracta, Murex (Pleurotoma) cataphractus

Belongs to Bathytoma according to W. Baluk 2003

See also Vredenburg 1925

Sister taxa: Bathytoma boundeyi, Bathytoma granata, Bathytoma haasti, Bathytoma nonplicata, Bathytoma pacifica, Epalxis (Bathytoma) turbida, Pleurotoma (Bathytoma) marieana

Subtaxa: Bathytoma cataphracta gedrosiana

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Denmark (2 collections), Italy (4), the Netherlands (2), Pakistan (1)

• Oligocene of Hungary (2)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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