Colus pygmaeus Gould 1841 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Alternative combination: Fusus pygmaeus

Belongs to Colus according to G. Rosenberg 2005

Sister taxa: Colus (Aulacofusus), Colus altus, Colus gracilis, Colus hollboelli, Colus islandicus, Colus rearensis, Colus stimpsoni, Tritonofusus (Plicifusus)

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Sample# 17b - Kempsville Mbr, Acredale Fm (Quaternary of Virginia)

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