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Pliconacca Cossmann and Martin 1914 (moon snail)

Gastropoda - Naticoidea - Naticidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 115855

Alternative spellings: Natica (Pliconacca), Natica (Plionacca)

Parent taxon: Polinicinae according to R. Majima 1989

Sister taxa: Bulbus, Calinaticina, Cepatia, Choristes, Conuber, Euspira, Falsilunatia, Kerguelenatica, Mammilla, Neverita, Payraudeautia, Polinices, Poliniciella, Sigaticus, Uberella

Subtaxa: Pliconacca atricapilla, Pliconacca nomii, Pliconacca trisulcata

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Type: Natica (Pliconacca) trisulcata

Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore