Cominella annandalei Vredenburg 1925 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Full reference: E. Vredenburg. 1925. Description of Mollusca from the post-Eocene Tertiary formation of north-western India: Cephalopoda, Opisthobranchiata, Siphonostomata. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of India 50(1):1-350

Belongs to Cominella according to M. Harzhauser et al. 2009

See also Iqbal 1980 and Vredenburg 1925

Sister taxa: Cominella (Cominella), Cominella (Cominula), Cominella (Eucominia), Cominella (Josepha), Cominella (Procominula), Cominella clelandi, Cominella crassina, Cominella douvillei, Cominella maculosa, Cominella pertusa, Cominella pumila, Cominella staufti, Cominella subfilicea, Cominella supracostata

Type specimen: Unknown number, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Pakistan (1 collection)

• Oligocene of Pakistan (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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