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Ancilla ampla Gmelin 1791 (olive snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Olividae

PaleoDB taxon number: 115037

Alternative combinations: Ancilla (Ancilla) ampla, Voluta ampla

Synonyms: Ancilla candida Lamarck 1811 (no. 115064), Ancillaria candida Lamarck 1811 (no. 115035)

Belongs to Ancilla according to A. J. W. Hendy 2007

Sister taxa: Ancilla (Alocospira), Ancilla (Ancilla), Ancilla (Ancillus), Ancilla (Olivula), Ancilla (Sparella), Ancilla (Turrancilla), Ancilla alazana, Ancilla brassica, Ancilla burroensis, Ancilla canalifera, Ancilla indica, Ancilla kovatschensis, Ancilla lamellata, Ancilla meganosensis, Ancilla olivula, Ancilla pananga, Ancilla paralamellata, Ancilla staminea, Ancilla subulata, Ancillaria (Ancillopsis)

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore