Cominella supracostata Traub 1938 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Full reference: F. Traub. 1938. Geologische und paläontologische Bearbeitung der Kreide und des Tertiärs im östlichen Rupertiwinkel, nördlich von Salzburg [Geological and paleontological work on the Cretaceous and Tertiary of the eastern Ruperti region, north of Salzburg]. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 88:1-107

Belongs to Cominella according to F. Traub 1938

Sister taxa: Cominella (Cominella), Cominella (Cominula), Cominella (Eucominia), Cominella (Josepha), Cominella (Procominula), Cominella annandalei, Cominella clelandi, Cominella crassina, Cominella douvillei, Cominella maculosa, Cominella pertusa, Cominella pumila, Cominella staufti, Cominella subfilicea

Type specimen: Its type locality is Mt. Haunsberg, which is in a Paleocene coastal sandstone/marl in the Oiching Formation of Austria.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Austria (1 collection), Poland (3)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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