Rapana imperialis Hertlein and Jordan 1927 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Full reference: L. G. Hertlein and E. K. Jordan. 1927. Paleontology of the Miocene of Lower California. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences 16(19):605-647

Belongs to Rapana according to L. G. Hertlein and E. K. Jordan 1927

Sister taxa: Rapana bulbosa, Rapana mekranica, Rapana serrai, Rapana vaquerosensis

Type specimen: LSJU (no number), a shell

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Mexico (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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