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Calliostoma pirabicum Maury 1924 (top snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Trochidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 81400

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1924. Fosseis Terciarios Do Brazil. Servico Geologico E Mineralogico Do Brazil Monographia 49

Belongs to Calliostoma according to C. J. Maury 1924

Sister taxa: Calliostoma (Ampullotrochus), Calliostoma (Calliostoma), Calliostoma (Elmerlinia), Calliostoma (Eocalliostoma), Calliostoma (Eutrochus), Calliostoma (Fautor), Calliostoma (Leiotrochus), Calliostoma (Pulchrastele), Calliostoma (Salsipotens), Calliostoma (Sarmates), Calliostoma (Sinutor), Calliostoma (Tristichotrochus), Calliostoma (Ziziphinus), Calliostoma annulatum, Calliostoma aphelium, Calliostoma arnoldi, Calliostoma attrina, Calliostoma bellicosum, Calliostoma bellum, Calliostoma blanfordi, Calliostoma boscianum, Calliostoma calvertanum, Calliostoma canaliculatum, Calliostoma carsoni, Calliostoma castilla, Calliostoma ceramicum, Calliostoma cirrus, Calliostoma coalingensis, Calliostoma contextum, Calliostoma conuliforme, Calliostoma decamposi, Calliostoma derbyi, Calliostoma eboreus, Calliostoma exile, Calliostoma flumenvadum, Calliostoma gemmulatum, Calliostoma grabaui, Calliostoma grammaticum, Calliostoma grantianum, Calliostoma granulata, Calliostoma hannibali, Calliostoma humile, Calliostoma irerense, Calliostoma kempiana, Calliostoma ligatum, Calliostoma ligatus, Calliostoma lignitica, Calliostoma limonensis, Calliostoma mea, Calliostoma metrium, Calliostoma mirificum, Calliostoma mohtatae, Calliostoma monile, Calliostoma negroensis, Calliostoma noduliferum, Calliostoma nonurum, Calliostoma parkeri, Calliostoma peralveatum, Calliostoma philanthropus, Calliostoma promense, Calliostoma puelchanum, Calliostoma radiatum, Calliostoma reclusus, Calliostoma retectum, Calliostoma rhombotoide, Calliostoma rhombotum, Calliostoma rugabasis, Calliostoma salvatoris, Calliostoma sartoriusi, Calliostoma singuense, Calliostoma speciosa, Calliostoma supragranosum, Calliostoma tarltonense, Calliostoma tegulum, Calliostoma tricolor, Calliostoma tropica, Calliostoma virginicum, Calliostoma wagneri, Calliostoma zizyphinum

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rio Pirabas (Maury coll.), which is in a Miocene shallow subtidal limestone/limestone in the Pirabas Formation of Brazil

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore