Vertagus kachhensis Vredenburg 1925 (cerith snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae

Alternative combinations: Cerithium (Vertagus) kachhense, Cerithium kachhense

Full reference: E. Vredenburg. 1925. Description of Mollusca from the post-Eocene Tertiary formation of north-western India: Cephalopoda, Opisthobranchiata, Siphonostomata. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of India 50(1):1-350

Belongs to Vertagus according to M. Harzhauser et al. 2009

See also Azzaroli 1958 and Vredenburg 1925

Sister taxa: Rhinoclavis (Hopkinsiana), Rhinoclavis (Longicerithium), Rhinoclavis (Ochetoclava), Rhinoclavis (Proclava), Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis), Rhinoclavis ampullosa, Rhinoclavis articulata, Rhinoclavis aspera, Rhinoclavis bituberculata, Rhinoclavis brettinghami, Rhinoclavis fasciata, Rhinoclavis kochi, Rhinoclavis orditus, Rhinoclavis sinensis, Rhinoclavis submelanoides, Rhinoclavis vertagus, Rhinoclavis voglinoi, Cerithium (Vertagus) rudloffi, Vertagus oligoasper, Clava (Semivertagus), Clava plebeia, Clava (Striovertagus), Clava aspera, Clava costaricana, Clava (Clava), Clava (Pseudovertagus), Clava (Clavocerithium), Clava alajuela

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Vertagus kachhensis in the database

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