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Distorsio Röding 1798 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Personidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9775

Alternative spelling: Persona (Distortrix)

Synonyms: Distorsio (Distortrix) Link 1807 (no. 112042), Distorsio (Rhysema) Clench and Turner 1957 (no. 91062), Distortrix Link 1807 (no. 91046), Persona Montfort 1810 (no. 91045), Rhysema Clench and Turner 1957 (no. 158946)

Parent taxon: Personidae according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

Sister taxa: Distorsionella, Eocymatium, Kotakaia, Personopsis

Subtaxa: Distorsio (Distorsio), Distorsio anus, Distorsio biangulata, Distorsio cancellina, Distorsio clathrata, Distorsio constricta, Distorsio decipiens, Distorsio decussata, Distorsio jenniernestae, Distorsio mcgintyi, Distorsio minoruohnishii, Distorsio perdistorta, Distorsio reticularis, Distorsio ringens, Distorsio simillima, Distorsio smithi

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Type: Murex anus

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore