Purpura bufo Lamarck 1822 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Alternative combination: Mancinella bufo

Belongs to Purpura according to K. Martin 1879

Sister taxa: Purpura (Thalessa), Purpura (Tritonalia), Purpura alata, Purpura bufo, Purpura depressa, Purpura foliata, Purpura lima, Purpura mancinella, Purpura milicentana, Purpura singuensis, Purpura turrita, Purpura umbilicata

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at USGS 25715, Kere River, Santo Island (Quaternary of Vanuatu)

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