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Eupleura nitida Broderip 1833 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 120574

Alternative combination: Ranella nitida

Belongs to Eupleura according to G. S. Herbert 2005

Sister taxa: Eupleura caudata, Eupleura engerrabunda, Eupleura gravidentata, Eupleura kugleri, Eupleura lehneri, Eupleura leonensis, Eupleura limata, Eupleura olssoni, Eupleura paroudia, Eupleura pectinata, Eupleura plicata, Eupleura prenitida, Eupleura thompsoni, Eupleura triquetra, Eupleura urbinai, Eupleura vokesorum

Type specimen: BMNH 1966648/1, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell 26.2 x 14.6