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Nassa Röding 1798 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 11401

Alternative spelling: Buccinum (Nassa)

Parent taxon: Buccinidae according to N. Malumian et al. 1978

Sister taxa: Accidenticulabrum, Aeneator, Aliofusus, Amarophos, Ancistrolepis, Antillophos, Aplus, Austrocominella, Austrofusus, Babylonia, Bailya, Beringiinae, Buccininae, Buccinopsis, Buccinulum, Buccinum, Burnupena, Caducifer, Calicantharus, Cantharus, Chrysodomus, Clinopegma, Colubraria, Colus, Cominella, Cymatophos, Cyrtochetus, Dipsaccus, Donovaniinae, Editharus, Egotistica, Engina, Enzinopsis, Eobuccinella, Euthrenopsis, Euthria, Gemophos, Hanetia, Hindsia, Iredalula, Janiopsis, Kaiparanura, Kelletia, Khetella, Lacinia, Latrunculus, Loochooia, Metaphos, Metula, Molopophorus, Monostiolum, Nassicola, Nawenia, Neosconsia, Nicema, Northia, Odontobasis, Pangoa, Paracominia, Pareuthria, Parvisipho, Perunassa, Phos, Pisania, Pisaniinae, Pomahakia, Proneptunea, Pseudolivinae, Pseudoneptunea, Ptychosalpinx, Savatieria, Scalaspira, Searlesia, Siphonalia, Siphonalinae, Siphonofusus, Stantonella, Suessionia, Suessonia, Terebrifusus, Tomocheilus, Trominina, Truncaria, Wrigleya, Zelandiella

Subtaxa: Nassa (Amycla), Nassa (Hebra), Nassa (Telasco), Nassa calvertensis, Nassa cara, Nassa columbelloides, Nassa crassigranosa, Nassa fueguina, Nassa greensboroensis, Nassa gubernatoria, Nassa lagunitensis, Nassa marylandica, Nassa microstoma, Nassa monensis, Nassa pacis, Nassa palta, Nassa peraltoides, Nassa plicatella, Nassa reussi, Nassa socialis, Nassa sublirella, Nassa tinosa

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore