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Strombinophos vadosus Gardner 1926 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 104868

Alternative combination: Engoniophos vadosus

Belongs to Strombinophos according to W. P. Woodring 1964

Sister taxa: Strombinophos estrellensis, Strombinophos loripanus, Strombinophos maxwelli, Strombinophos mimicus, Strombinophos pedoctus

Type specimen: Its type locality is USGS Loc3742 - Mossyhead [Shoal River Fm], which is in a Serravallian marine marl/sandstone in the Shoal River Formation of Florida.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore