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Bolinus Pusch 1837 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 10846

Alternative spelling: Murex (Bolinus)

Parent taxon: Muricinae according to B. Landau et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Caelobassus, Chicomurex, Chicoreus, Haustellum, Homolocantha, Maxwellia, Murex, Pazinotus, Phyllonotus, Poirieria, Vokesimurex

Subtaxa: Bolinus brandaris, Murex (Bolinus) subtorularius

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Type: Murex brandaris

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore