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Lobatus costatus Gmelin 1791 (true conch)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Strombidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 146702

Alternative combinations: Aliger costatus, Macrostrombus costatus, Strombus (Macrostrombus) costatus, Strombus costatus

Belongs to Lobatus according to B. M. Landau et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Lobatus dominator, Lobatus galliformis, Lobatus gallus, Lobatus gigas, Lobatus goliath, Lobatus haitensis, Lobatus rarinus, Lobatus vokesae, Lobatus williamsi

Subtaxa: Strombus (Macrostrombus) costatus griffini

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer