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Miomelon pelantaroi Nielsen and Frassinetti 2007 (volute)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 116838

Full reference: S. N. Nielsen and D. Frassinetti. 2007. The Neogene Volutidae (Gastropoda: Neogastropoda) from the Pacific coast of Chile. Journal of Paleontology 81(1):82-102

Belongs to Miomelon according to S. N. Nielsen and D. Frassinetti 2007

Sister taxa: Miomelon alarconi, Miomelon dorbignyana, Miomelon eltanini, Miomelon gracilis, Miomelon lautaroi, Miomelon philippiana, Miomelon turnerae, Proscaphella quemadensis, Proscaphella cossmanni, Proscaphella santacrucensis

Type specimen: SGO.PI.6069, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell length 38.0