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Busycon Röding 1798 (whelk)

Gastropoda - Melongenidae

Synonyms: Busycon (Echinofulgur) Olsson and Harbison 1953, Busycon (Fulguropsis) Marks 1950, Echinofulgur Olsson and Harbison 1953, Fulguropsis Marks 1950, Lindafulgur Petuch 2004, Pyruella Petuch 1982, Sinistrofulgur Hollister 1958

Parent taxon: Busyconinae according to L. W. Ward 1992

Sister taxa: Busyconini, Busycotypus, Spinifulgur, Turrifulgur

Subtaxa: Busycon (Busycoarctum), Busycon (Busycon), Busycon (Echinofulgur) echinatum, Busycon (Sinistrofulgur), Busycon (Sycotypus), Busycon aldrichi, Busycon alencasterae, Busycon alumense, Busycon atraktoides, Busycon carica, Busycon contrarium, Busycon dasum, Busycon epispiniger, Busycon filosum, Busycon foerstei, Busycon fusiformis, Busycon perversum, Busycon radix, Busycon sicyoides, Busycon sinistrum, Busycon spiniger, Busycon tritonis, Fulguropsis feldmanni, Pyruella blountense

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore