Mitra stefaninii Nardini 1934 (mitre shell)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mitridae

Full reference: S. Nardini. 1934. Molluschi delle spiagge emerse del Mar Rosso e dell'Oceano Indiano, introduzione e parte I (gasteropodi) [Mollusks from raised beaches bordering the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean, introduction and part I (gastropods)]. Palaeontographia Italica 34:171-267

Belongs to Mitra according to S. Nardini 1934

Sister taxa: Mitra (Atrimitra), Mitra (Chrysame), Mitra (Eumitra), Mitra (Nebularia), Mitra (Pleioptygma), Mitra (Strigatella), Mitra (Tiara), Mitra acuminata, Mitra almagrensis, Mitra apposita, Mitra berlineri, Mitra bucciniformis, Mitra cancellina, Mitra carinata, Mitra chinensis, Mitra citharella, Mitra comicula, Mitra crebricosta, Mitra douglasensis, Mitra dufesnei, Mitra elongata, Mitra fusellina, Mitra granatinaeformis, Mitra graniformis, Mitra henekeni, Mitra inquinata, Mitra jenkinsi, Mitra lenhilli, Mitra limata, Mitra litterata, Mitra lugubris, Mitra marginata, Mitra mariana, Mitra marylandica, Mitra mixta, Mitra mutica, Mitra nodulosa, Mitra plicatella, Mitra plicifera, Mitra poas, Mitra quemadica, Mitra quilonensis, Mitra raricosta, Mitra rosacea, Mitra rudis, Mitra saltata, Mitra simplicissima, Mitra singuensis, Mitra syra, Mitra terebellum, Mitra titan, Mitra variabilis, Mitra vincentiana, Mitra washingtoniana, Mitra yasila

Type specimen: Its type locality is Port Sudan, which is in a Pleistocene perireef or subreef limestone in Sudan

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Port Sudan

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