ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Typhina disjunctus Tate 1888 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 101583

Alternative combination: Typhis disjunctus

Full reference: R. Tate. 1888. The gastropods of the older Tertiary of Australia (Part 1). Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Australia 10:91-171

Belongs to Typhina according to T. A. Darragh 1970

Sister taxa: Typhina alata, Typhina belcheri, Typhina expansa, Typhina laciniatus, Typhina obesa, Typhis (Typhina) mississippiensis, Typhis (Typhina) palmerae, Typhis (Talityphis) puertoricensis, Typhis (Talityphis) carmenae, Typhis (Talityphis) siphon, Typhis (Talityphis) precursor, Typhis (Talityphis) olssoni, Typhis (Talityphis) eucteanus, Typhis (Talityphis) pterinus

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell 20.0 x 5.0