Myurella katchhensis Vredenburg 1925 (auger snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Terebridae

Alternative combination: Terebra (Myurella) kachhensis

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 Myurella according to M. Harzhauser et al. 2009

See also Vredenburg 1925

Sister taxa: Terebra (Diplomeriza), Terebra (Fusoterebra), Terebra (Microtrypetes), Terebra (Mirula), Terebra (Myurellina), Terebra (Oreoterebra), Terebra (Panaterebra), Terebra (Paraterebra), Terebra (Terebra), Terebra (Triplostephanus), Terebra aclinica, Terebra affinis, Terebra amitra, Terebra areolata, Terebra bicincta, Terebra bipartita, Terebra burckhardti, Terebra californica, Terebra canalis, Terebra canisaxi, Terebra conspersa, Terebra costaricensis, Terebra coxi, Terebra dalabeensis, Terebra eleuthria, Terebra estrellana, Terebra gedrosiana, Terebra herklotsi, Terebra hochstetteri, Terebra inornata, Terebra insulae, Terebra inversa, Terebra jacksonensis, Terebra javana, Terebra juvenicostata, Terebra kilburni, Terebra laudata, Terebra lepta, Terebra maculata, Terebra mekranica, Terebra modesta, Terebra narica, Terebra nebulosa, Terebra negritensis, Terebra niauensis, Terebra oligomitra, Terebra paucistriata, Terebra pedroana, Terebra perturrita, Terebra petiti, Terebra protexta, Terebra pumbriensis, Terebra santana, Terebra scalarina, Terebra spei, Terebra subtessellata, Terebra subulata, Terebra succincta, Terebra texagyra, Terebra textilis, Terebra tjidamarensis, Terebra travancorensis, Terebra undulata, Terebra unilineatum, Terebra wattsiana, Terebra (Acus) benthalis, Terebra (Acus) curvilineata, Terebra (Acus) sincera, Terebra (Acus) curvilirata, Terebra (Myurella) protomyuros, Terebra (Myurella) tipperi, Myurella aiyengari, Terebra (Myurella) birmanica, Terebra (Myurella) hornelli, Terebra (Myurella) myuros, Terebra (Myurella) wadiai, Terebra (Myurella) euglyptica, Terebra (Myurella) aspera, Terebra (Myurella) oldhami, Terebra (Myurella) trizonata, Terebra (Myurella) indica, Terebra (Myurella) martini, Myurella reticulata, Terebra (Myurella) kyudawonensis, Myurella quettensis, Terebra (Myurella) promensis, Subula (Oxymeris), Terebra (Subula) noetlingi, Terebra (Subula) cossmanni

Type specimen: Unknown number, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Kutch (Miocene of India)

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