Persististrombus coronatus Defrance 1827 (true conch)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Strombidae

Alternative combination: Strombus coronatus

Belongs to Persististrombus according to Harzhauser 2008

See also Azzaroli 1958

Sister taxa: Persististrombus aldrichi, Persististrombus baltrae, Persististrombus barrigonensis, Persististrombus bernielandaui, Persististrombus bonellii, Persististrombus chipolanus, Persististrombus depertitus, Persististrombus exbonellii, Persististrombus gijskronenbergi, Persististrombus granulatus, Persististrombus insulanus, Persististrombus kronenbergi, Persististrombus mardieae, Persististrombus obliteratus, Persististrombus preoccupatus, Persististrombus quilonensis, Persististrombus radix, Persististrombus toroensis

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer


• Quaternary of Italy (2 collections)

• Pliocene of Greece (2), Italy (3), Portugal (6)

• Miocene of Algeria (6), Greece (2), Libya (1), Romania (1), Somalia (1), Turkey (2)

• Oligocene of Hungary (1)

Total: 27 collections each including a single occurrence

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