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Cancellaria costellifera

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1818Murex costellifer Sowerby figs. pl. 119, fig. 3
1848Cancellaria costellifera Wood p. 66

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyCancellarioideaGray 1853
familyCancellariidaeGray 1853
subfamilyCancellariinaeGray 1853
genusCancellariaLamarck 1799
speciescostellifera(Sowerby 1818)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Adult height: 10 to < 100g
Thickness: intermediateg
Folds: noneg
Ribbing: majorg
Spines: noneg
Internal reinforcement: noneg
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-03-16 08:59:23
Modified: 2009-03-16 10:59:23
Source: g = genus, f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009, Abbott and Dance 1986

Age range: base of the Zanclean to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 5.33300 to 0.01170 Ma

Collections (3 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6United Kingdom (England) Cancellaria costellifera (84755)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588United Kingdom (England) Cancellaria costellifera (84759)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117United Kingdom (England) Cancellaria costellifera (84832)