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Molopophorus californicus Clark and Woodford 1927 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 351959

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 Molopophorus according to B. L. Clark and A. O. Woodford 1927

Sister taxa: Molopophorus aequicostatus, Molopophorus crooki, Molopophorus gabbi

Type specimen: UCMP 31247, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore