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Cymatosyrinx tiara Gardner 1948 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 108751

Full reference: J. A. Gardner. 1948. Mollusca from the Miocene and Lower Pliocene of Virginia and North Carolina: Part 2. Scaphopoda and Gastropoda. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 199(B):179-310

Belongs to Cymatosyrinx according to J. A. Gardner 1948

Sister taxa: Cymatosyrinx aclinica, Cymatosyrinx dorseyi, Cymatosyrinx limatula, Cymatosyrinx lunata, Cymatosyrinx magnoliana, Cymatosyrinx mariana, Cymatosyrinx perpolita, Cymatosyrinx ziczac

Type specimen: USNM 114034, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell 21.2 x 7.8