Poirieria (Panamurex) gatunensis Brown and Pilsbry 1911

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Alternative combinations: Murex (Phyllonotus) gatunensis, Murex gatunensis, Paziella (Panamurex) gatunensis

Full reference: A. P. Brown and H. A. Pilsbry. 1911. Fauna of the Gatun Formation, Isthmus of Panama. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciencesof Philadelphia 63(2):336-373

Belongs to Poirieria (Panamurex) according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Vokes 1970 and Woodring 1959

Sister taxa: Poirieria (Panamurex) alaquaensis, Poirieria (Panamurex) carnicolor, Poirieria (Panamurex) clarksvillensis, Poirieria (Panamurex) dubitalis, Poirieria (Panamurex) eugeniae, Poirieria (Panamurex) fusinoides, Poirieria (Panamurex) gabbi, Poirieria (Panamurex) heilprini, Poirieria (Panamurex) hutchinsoni, Poirieria (Panamurex) laccopoia, Poirieria (Panamurex) lychnia, Poirieria (Panamurex) macneili, Poirieria (Panamurex) mauryae, Poirieria (Panamurex) phagon, Poirieria (Panamurex) recticanalis, Poirieria (Panamurex) velero

Type specimen: ANSP 1720, a shell


• Pliocene of Venezuela (3 collections)

• Miocene of Panama (13), Venezuela (1)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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