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Polinices candidissimus Le Guillou 1842 (moon snail)

Gastropoda - Naticoidea - Naticidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 116630

Alternative combination: Natica candidissimus

Synonyms: Natica jukesii Reeve 1855 (no. 116631), Polinices jukesii Reeve 1855 (no. 116633), Uber jukesii Reeve 1855 (no. 116632)

Belongs to Polinices according to T. Okutaini 2000

Sister taxa: Polinices (Polinella), Polinices (Polinices), Polinices albumen, Polinices albus, Polinices blaesus, Polinices cerovaensis, Polinices coensis, Polinices conicus, Polinices dubius, Polinices eminulus, Polinices flemingianus, Polinices gainesanus, Polinices hepaticus, Polinices incei, Polinices intemeratus, Polinices intermeratus, Polinices kummeli, Polinices lacteus, Polinices lavelana, Polinices lobatus, Polinices mammata, Polinices mammilla, Polinices melanostomus, Polinices mercedensis, Polinices otis, Polinices panamaensis, Polinices peselephanti, Polinices porcana, Polinices powisiana, Polinices prolactea, Polinices pseudoredempta, Polinices redemptus, Polinices repenningi, Polinices sebae, Polinices shumardianus, Polinices simiae, Polinices sookensis, Polinices sordidus, Polinices stanislasmeunieri, Polinices subtenuis, Polinices uber, Polinices victoriana, Polinices victorianus, Polinices waipaensis, Polinices weisbordi, Polynices consimilis, Polynices hornii, Polynices jorgensis, Polynices ortmanni, Polynices santacrucensis, Natica (Naticina) comitalis, Natica (Naticina) pulchella, Natica (Naticina) catena, Natica (Naticina) kleinoichingensis, Naticella bronnii, Naticella compressa, Naticella arctecostata, Naticella tuba, Naticella praesublineata

Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore