Turbinella hermani Vokes 1984 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turbinellidae

Full reference: E. H. Vokes. 1984. A new species of Turbinella (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from the Pliocene of Mexico, with a revision of the geologic history of the line. Tulane Studies in Geology and Paleontology 18(1-2):47-60

Belongs to Turbinella according to E. H. Vokes 1984

Sister taxa: Turbinella (Mangkalia), Turbinella affinis, Turbinella amazonianum, Turbinella angulata, Turbinella brasilianus, Turbinella buccina, Turbinella chipolana, Turbinella demissa, Turbinella episoma, Turbinella falconensis, Turbinella gratus, Turbinella junghuhni, Turbinella laevigata, Turbinella magdalenensis, Turbinella mekranica, Turbinella pilsbryi, Turbinella polygonata, Turbinella praelaevigata, Turbinella praelavigata, Turbinella praetextilis, Turbinella premekranica, Turbinella pyrum, Turbinella rembangensis, Turbinella scolymoides, Turbinella scopulus, Turbinella trinitatis, Turbinella valida, Turbinella wheeleri, Xancus rex, Xancus (Eoxancus), Turbinella wilsoni, Xancus regina, Xancus talarensis, Xancus paytensis, Xancus peruvianus

Type specimen: USNM 375457, a shell. Its type locality is TU 638 - Coatzacoalcos [Agueguexquite Fm], which is in a Pliocene coastal claystone in the Agueguexquite Formation of Mexico.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Mexico (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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