Boreotrophon multicostatus Eschscholtz 1829 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Alternative combination: Murex multicostatus

Belongs to Boreotrophon according to W. P. Woodring and M.N. Bramlette 1950

Sister taxa: Boreotrophon harasewychi, Boreotrophon laevis, Boreotrophon tetricus, Trophon (Boreotrophon) raymondi

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (4: California collections)

• Pliocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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