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Drillia hartleyensis Clark and Woodford 1927 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 351943

Full reference: B. L. Clark and A. O. Woodford. 1927. The geology and paleontology of the type section of the Meganos Formation (lower Middle Eocene) of California. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 17(2):63-142

Belongs to Drillia according to B. L. Clark and A. O. Woodford 1927

Sister taxa: Drillia (Drillia), Drillia allionii, Drillia aquanica, Drillia aquansis, Drillia arata, Drillia aurantia, Drillia blacki, Drillia carruca, Drillia cercadonis, Drillia citria, Drillia coccos, Drillia cocosina, Drillia cristobali, Drillia cydia, Drillia daditrina, Drillia decemplicata, Drillia donalbertonis, Drillia dormitor, Drillia drewi, Drillia eburnea, Drillia gourae, Drillia harfordiana, Drillia impressa, Drillia incilifera, Drillia indica, Drillia inniadda, Drillia limonensis, Drillia limonetta, Drillia limonica, Drillia lithocolletoides, Drillia losariensis, Drillia manzanillaensis, Drillia moensis, Drillia musa, Drillia musacina, Drillia nitrina, Drillia papaya, Drillia pennyi, Drillia polygonalis, Drillia propefusiformis, Drillia protocincta, Drillia protointerrupta, Drillia pulcherrima, Drillia pyrenoides, Drillia riogurabonis, Drillia santacruzensis, Drillia squamosa, Drillia subperpolita, Drillia tempestae, Drillia theobroma, Drillia tridadina, Drillia umbilicata, Neodrillia, Pleurotoma (Drillia) dalli

Type specimen: UCMP 31267. Its type locality is UCMP 3159, Deer Valley, which is in a Ypresian coastal sandstone in the Meganos Formation of California.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore