Hesperisternia karinae Nowell-Usticke 1959 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Alternative combinations: Cantharus karinae, Engina karinae, Pisania karinae

Belongs to Hesperisternia according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

Sister taxa: Hesperisternia corrugata, Hesperisternia miamiensis, Hesperisternia multangulus, Hesperisternia scissus, Hesperisternia tortugera, Hesperisternia waltonia

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1 collection), Venezuela (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.