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Margarites sericeus Hickman 1980

PaleoDB taxon number: 359857

Alternative combination: Margarites (Margarites) sericeus

Full reference: C. S. Hickman. 1980. Paleogene Marine Gastropods of the Keasey Formation in Oregon. Bulletins of American Paleontology 78(310):1-112

Belongs to Margarites according to A. J. W. Hendy 2020

Sister taxa: Margarites (Margarites), Margarites (Pupillaria), Margarites semiornata, Margarites striatus, Margarites vahlii

Type specimen: UCMP 14536, a shell

Average measurements (in mm): shell 15.0 x 20.5