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Marginella (Serrata) vadosa Gardner 1947 (margin shell)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Marginellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 92659

Full reference: J. R. Gardner. 1947. The Molluscan Fauna of the Alum Bluff Group of Florida. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper (142A-H)1-709

Belongs to Marginella (Serrata) according to J. R. Gardner 1947

Sister taxa: Hyalina (Serrata) arabica, Marginella (Serrata) brithia, Marginella (Serrata) chipolana, Marginella (Serrata) coloba, Marginella (Serrata) cornelliana, Marginella (Serrata) critha, Marginella (Serrata) denticulatoides, Marginella (Serrata) euancycla, Marginella (Serrata) eurystoma, Marginella (Serrata) nanna, Marginella (Serrata) pakistanica, Marginella (Serrata) teglandae, Marginella (Serrata) xanthophaes, Serrata glaphyra, Serrata mauryae

Subtaxa: Marginella (Serrata) vadosa ischna

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Type specimen: USNM 351302, a shell. Its type locality is USGS Loc. 3742 - Mossyhead [Shoal River Fm], which is in a Serravallian marine marl/sandstone in the Shoal River Formation of Florida.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore