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Boreosiphopsis Schnetler 1997 (cone shell)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Conidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 112628

Full reference: K. I. Schnetler. 1997. Boresiphopsis nov. gen. (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Buccinidae) from the Eocene and Oligocene of the North Sea Basin. Contributions to Tertiary and Quaternary Geology 34(1-2):3-7

Parent taxon: Siphopsinae according to K. I. Schnetler 1997

Sister taxa: Andoniopsis, Pseudoandonia, Siphonaliopsis, Siphopsis

Subtaxa: Boreosiphopsis danicus, Boreosiphopsis recticosta

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Type: Coptochetus danicus

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore