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Microdrillia trina Mansfield 1925 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 106944

Full reference: W. C. Mansfield. 1925. Miocene gastropods and scaphopods from Trinidad, British West Indies. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 66(22):9116-9125

Belongs to Microdrillia according to W. P. Woodring 1970

Sister taxa: Microdrillia comatotropis, Microdrillia cossmanni, Microdrillia crispata, Microdrillia harrisi, Microdrillia ouchitae, Microdrillia propetrina, Microdrillia tersa, Microdrillia tricincta

Type specimen: USNM 352624, a shell. Its type locality is USGS 9212, which is in a Miocene marine siliciclastic in Trinidad and Tobago.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell 6.00 x 2.00