PaleoDB taxon number: 158693
Full reference: E. H. Vokes. 1975. Cenozoic Muricidae of the Western Atlantic region. Part VI - Aspella and Dermomurex. Tulane Studies in Geology and Paleontology 11(3):121-162
Type specimen: USNM 647446, a shell. Its type locality is TU 954 - Pueblo Nuevo [Moin Fm], which is in a Pliocene coastal horizon in the Moin Formation of Costa Rica.
Ecology: epifaunal carnivore
Average measurements (in mm): shell 17.0 x 8.2