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Phos Monfort 1810 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 11519

Alternative spelling: Buccinum (Phos)

Parent taxon: Buccinidae according to M. Harzhauser 2002

Sister taxa: Accidenticulabrum, Aeneator, Agasoma, Aliofusus, Amarophos, Ancistrolepis, Antillophos, Aplus, Austrocominella, Austrofusus, Babylonia, Bailya, Beringiinae, Bolis, Brachysphingus, Buccininae, Buccinopsis, Buccinulum, Buccinum, Burnupena, Caducifer, Calicantharus, Cantharus, Chrysodomus, Clinopegma, Colinae, Colubraria, Colus, Cominella, Cymatophos, Cyrtochetus, Dipsaccus, Donovaniinae, Editharus, Egotistica, Engina, Enzinopsis, Eobuccinella, Euthrenopsis, Euthria, Gemophos, Hanetia, Hindsia, Iredalula, Janiopsis, Kaiparanura, Kelletia, Khetella, Lacinia, Laevibuccinum, Latrunculus, Loochooia, Metaphos, Metula, Molopophorus, Monoptygma, Monostiolum, Nassa, Nassicola, Nawenia, Neosconsia, Nicema, Northia, Odontobasis, Pangoa, Paracominia, Pareuthria, Parvisipho, Pegocomptus, Penion, Perunassa, Pisania, Pisaniinae, Pomahakia, Proneptunea, Prosipho, Pseudofulgur, Pseudolivinae, Pseudoneptunea, Ptychosalpinx, Savatieria, Scalaspira, Searlesia, Siphonalia, Siphonalinae, Siphonofusus, Stantonella, Suessionia, Suessonia, Terebrifusus, Trominina, Truncaria, Varicosipho, Volutopsiinae, Wrigleya, Zelandiella

Subtaxa: Buccinum (Phos) cuspidatum, Phos (Buccitriton), Phos (Coraeophos), Phos (Phos), Phos (Strongylocera), Phos acuminatus, Phos bullbrooki, Phos gabbii, Phos gregsoni, Phos guppyi, Phos haughti, Phos hoernesi, Phos latirugatus, Phos lyraecostatus, Phos senticosus, Phos sloani, Phos tardicrescens, Phos thayerae, Phos trinitatensis, Phos tuberculatus, Phos vaughani

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Type: Loxotaphrus variciferus

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore