Typhis acuticosta Conrad 1830 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Alternative combinations: Murex acuticosta, Typhis (Talityphis) acuticosta

Belongs to Typhis according to L. W. Ward 1998

See also Gertman 1969 and Martin 1904

Sister taxa: Typhis (Ciphonochelus), Typhis (Haustellotyphis), Typhis (Rugotyphis), Typhis (Typhis), Typhis (Typhisopsis), Typhis acanthopterus, Typhis antiquus, Typhis maccoyi, Typhis tripterus

Type specimen: ANSP 13615, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Miocene of United States (3: Delaware, Maryland collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.