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Marginella Lamarck 1799 (margin shell)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Marginellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 11317

Parent taxon: Marginellidae according to J. A. Todd 2001

Sister taxa: Alaginella, Austroginella, Canalispira, Carinaginella, Cypraeolina, Dentimargo, Eratoidea, Glabella, Granula, Hyalina, Marginellinae, Marginelloninae, Mesoginella, Microvulina, Ovaginella, Pillarginella, Protoginella, Triginella, Volvarina, Volvarinella

Subtaxa: Marginella (Cryptospira), Marginella (Marginella), Marginella (Nudifaba), Marginella (Stazzania), Marginella ballista, Marginella brassoensis, Marginella bruchardi, Marginella bulbrooki, Marginella caerulescens, Marginella calvertensis, Marginella capensis, Marginella cordiformis, Marginella culleni, Marginella cypraeaeformis, Marginella dalli, Marginella dalliana, Marginella dariensis, Marginella denticulata, Marginella dentifera, Marginella eburnea, Marginella elevata, Marginella faba, Marginella glabella, Marginella guaica, Marginella guppyana, Marginella halensis, Marginella hematita, Marginella hispaniolana, Marginella latior, Marginella macdonaldi, Marginella majuscula, Marginella maoensis, Marginella martini, Marginella mindiensis, Marginella minuta, Marginella musacina, Marginella nipponica, Marginella ovata, Marginella ovulata, Marginella pemphix, Marginella pulchra, Marginella quinqueplicata, Marginella silabra, Marginella silicifluvia, Marginella simplicissima, Marginella singuensis, Marginella solitaria, Marginella sowerbyi

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Type: Voluta glabella

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore