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Aspella senex Dall 1903 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 109491

Alternative combination: Aspella (Aspella) senex

Belongs to Aspella according to E. H. Vokes 1975

Sister taxa: Aspella (Aspella), Aspella anceps, Aspella emmae, Aspella subanceps

Type specimen: USNM 163959, a shell. Its type locality is TU 539a - Shell Creek (unnamed Post-Caloosahatchee), which is in a Pleistocene coastal horizon in Florida.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): length 12.0, shell 9.50 x 4.00