Voluta calligona Maury 1934 (volute)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Alternative combination: Lyria calligona

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1934. Fossil invertebrates from Northeastern Brazil. Bulletins of the American Museum of Natural History 67(4):123-179

Belongs to Voluta according to E. J. Petuch 1988

See also Maury 1934

Sister taxa: Voluta alfaroi, Voluta anticingulata, Voluta bicorona, Voluta breviplicata, Voluta bulbula, Voluta camdeo, Voluta cantaurana, Voluta cincta, Voluta citharina, Voluta crenulata, Voluta cubaguaensis, Voluta depressa, Voluta eomagna, Voluta heptagonalis, Voluta junghuhni, Voluta lawsoni, Voluta limbata, Voluta lyra, Voluta macroptera, Voluta mitreola, Voluta muricata, Voluta musica, Voluta paytanica, Voluta purpuriformis, Voluta pyriformis, Voluta radula, Voluta rupestris, Voluta septemcostata, Voluta sulcata, Voluta trichinopolitensis, Voluta uncifera, Voluta vautrini, Voluta vredenburgi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rio Pirabas (Maury coll.), which is in a Miocene shallow subtidal limestone/limestone in the Pirabas Formation of Brazil

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Brazil (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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