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Hexaplex cichoreum Gmelin 1810 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 190337

Alternative combination: Murex cichoreum

Belongs to Hexaplex according to B. Landau et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Hexaplex (Hexaplex), Hexaplex (Trunculariopsis), Hexaplex brassica, Hexaplex erythrostomus, Hexaplex hertweckorum, Hexaplex regius

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore