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Ceratostoma Hermannsen 1846 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 116234

Alternative spelling: Murex (Ceratostoma)

Invalid subtaxa: Cerostoma Conrad 1837 [replaced name] (no. 157765), Murex (Cerostoma) Conrad 1837 [replaced name] (no. 157764)

Parent taxon: Thaidinae according to E. H. Vokes 1989

Sister taxa: Agnewia, Drupina, Haustrum, Lepsiella, Pinaxia, Vexilla

Subtaxa: Ceratostoma (Microrhytis), Murex (Cerostoma) nuttalli

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore