Leucozonia nassa Gmelin 1791 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae

Alternative combinations: Murex nassa, Turbinella (Leucozonia) nassa, Turbinella nassa

Synonyms: Fasciolaria cingulifera Lamarck 1816, Fusus (Leucozonia) cinguliferus Lamarck 1816, Lagena cingulifera Lamarck 1816, Latirus cinguliferus Lamarck 1816, Leucozonia angularis Reeve 1847, Leucozonia angulata Reeve 1847, Leucozonia cingulifera Lamarck 1816, Leucozonia fuscata Gmelin 1791, Leucozonia knorrii Deshayes 1843, Turbinella (Leucozonia) fuscata Gmelin 1791, Turbinella (Leucozonia) knorrii Deshayes 1843, Turbinella angularis Reeve 1847, Turbinella cingulifera Lamarck 1816, Turbinella knorii Deshayes 1843, Turbinella knorri Deshayes 1843, Voluta fuscata Gmelin 1791

Belongs to Leucozonia according to G. J. Vermeij and M. A. Snyder 2002

Sister taxa: Leucozonia (Leucozonia), Leucozonia micronema, Leucozonia staminea

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Cayman Islands (1 collection), Jamaica (1), Venezuela (2)

• Pliocene of Venezuela (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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