Solenosteira (Fusinosteira) falconensis Weisbord 1929 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Alternative combinations: Cantharus (Hanetia) falconensis, Solenosteira falconensis

Synonyms: Hanetia hasletti Anderson 1929, Solenosteira hasletti Anderson 1929

Full reference: N.E. Weisbord. 1929. Miocene Mollusca of Northern Colombia. Bulletin of American Paleontology 14(54):1-310

Belongs to Solenosteira (Fusinosteira) according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Anderson 1929, Barrios 1960, Weisbord 1929 and Woodring 1964

Sister taxa: Solenosteira (Fusinosteira) fusiformis, Solenosteira (Fusinosteira) santaerosae

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Venezuela (2 collections)

• Miocene of Colombia (2), Venezuela (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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