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Purpura bufo Lamarck 1822 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 127363

Alternative combination: Mancinella bufo

Belongs to Purpura according to K. Martin 1879

Sister taxa: Purpura (Thalessa), Purpura (Tritonalia), Purpura alata, Purpura bufo, Purpura depressa, Purpura foliata, Purpura mancinella, Purpura milicentana, Purpura singuensis, Purpura turrita, Purpura umbilicata

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore