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Typhina expansa Sowerby 1874 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 187946

Alternative combinations: Pterynotus expansus, Typhis (Talityphis) expansus, Typhis expansus

Synonyms: Talityphis perchardei Radwin and d'Attilio 1976 (no. 187947), Typhis melloleitaoi Morretes 1940 (no. 158033)

Belongs to Typhina according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

Sister taxa: Typhina alata, Typhina belcheri, Typhina disjunctus, Typhina laciniatus, Typhina obesa, Typhis (Typhina) mississippiensis, Typhis (Typhina) palmerae, Typhis (Talityphis) puertoricensis, Typhis (Talityphis) carmenae, Typhis (Talityphis) siphon, Typhis (Talityphis) precursor, Typhis (Talityphis) olssoni, Typhis (Talityphis) eucteanus, Typhis (Talityphis) pterinus

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore