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Drillia papaya Olsson 1922 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 107406

Alternative combination: Carinodrillia papaya

Full reference: A. A. Olsson. 1922. The Miocene of Northern Costa Rica. Bulletins of American Paleontology 9(39):1-309

Belongs to Drillia according to T. Oinomikado 1939

Sister taxa: Drillia (Drillia), Drillia allionii, Drillia aquanica, Drillia aquansis, Drillia arata, Drillia aurantia, Drillia blacki, Drillia carruca, Drillia cercadonis, Drillia citria, Drillia coccos, Drillia cocosina, Drillia cristobali, Drillia cydia, Drillia daditrina, Drillia decemplicata, Drillia donalbertonis, Drillia dormitor, Drillia drewi, Drillia eburnea, Drillia gourae, Drillia graciosana, Drillia harfordiana, Drillia hartleyensis, Drillia impressa, Drillia incilifera, Drillia indica, Drillia inniadda, Drillia limonensis, Drillia limonetta, Drillia limonica, Drillia lithocolletoides, Drillia losariensis, Drillia manzanillaensis, Drillia moensis, Drillia musa, Drillia musacina, Drillia nitrina, Drillia ocoyana, Drillia pennyi, Drillia polygonalis, Drillia propefusiformis, Drillia protocincta, Drillia protointerrupta, Drillia pulcherrima, Drillia pyrenoides, Drillia riogurabonis, Drillia santacruzensis, Drillia squamosa, Drillia subperpolita, Drillia tempestae, Drillia theobroma, Drillia tridadina, Drillia ullreyana, Drillia umbilicata, Drillia waldorfensis, Neodrillia, Pleurotoma (Drillia) caseyi, Pleurotoma (Drillia) dalli, Turris (Drillia) modestus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rio Cocles, which is in a Pliocene marine siliciclastic in Costa Rica

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell 32.0 x 10.0