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Stramonita delessertiana d'Orbigny 1841 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 187958

Alternative combinations: Purpura delessertiana, Thais (Stramonita) delessertiana

Synonym: Stramonita caracolensis DeVries 2007 (taxon 120492)

Belongs to Stramonita according to M. Claremont et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Purpura (Stramonita) angulata, Stramonita biserialis, Stramonita brasiliensis, Stramonita canaliculata, Stramonita chocolata, Stramonita floridana, Stramonita haemostoma, Stramonita huaricanganensis, Stramonita penelaevis, Stramonita rustica, Stramonita semiplicata, Stramonita zinsmeisteri, Thais (Stramonita) exilis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell 39.4 x 33.9