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Clavus Monfort 1810 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 10931

Alternative spellings: Drillia (Clavus), Pleurotoma (Clavus)

Parent taxon: Drilliidae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Agladrillia, Cymatosyrinx, Drillia, Splendrillia, Syntomodrillia, Chesaclava, Crassopleura, Antimelatoma, Sediliopsis, Suavodrillia, Darbya, Clathrodrillia, Pseudoinquisitor, Hindsiclava, Spirotropis, Stenodrillia

Subtaxa: Clavus canalicularis, Clavus laetus, Clavus unizonalis

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore