PaleoDB taxon number: 121755
Full reference: S. N. Nielsen. 2005. Exilia alanbeui, a new species from the Neogene of central Chile: the first record of Exilia (Gastropoda: Ptychatractidae) from South America. The Nautilus 119(4):153-156
Type specimen: SGO.PI 6371, a shell. Its type locality is Punta El Fraile, which is in a Burdigalian coastal sandstone in the Ranquil Formation of Chile.
Ecology: epifaunal carnivore
Average measurements (in mm): shell 28.4 x 10.5