Ecphora (Trisecphora) scientistensis Petuch 1992 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Full reference: E. J. Petuch. 1992. New ecphoras (Gastropoda: Thaididae: Ecphorinae) from the Calvert Formation of Maryland (Langhian Miocene). The Nautilus 106(2):68-71

Belongs to Ecphora (Trisecphora) according to E. J. Petuch 1992

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UF 23799, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Scientists Cliffs, Zone 12-13 (Miocene of Maryland)

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