Turricula excelsa Bohm 1926 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Full reference: J. Bohm. 1926. Über Tertiäre versteinerungen von den Bogenfelser diamantfeldern. Beiträge zur geologischen Erforschung der deutschen Schutzgebiete 2:55-87

Belongs to Turricula according to J. Bohm 1926

Sister taxa: Turricula (Crenaturricula), Turricula (Leptosurcula), Turricula beanensis, Turricula bremertonensis, Turricula bulwaldana, Turricula burroensis, Turricula calafia, Turricula cooperi, Turricula emerita, Turricula eolavinia, Turricula esdailei, Turricula flammea, Turricula hanguensis, Turricula haydeni, Turricula kayalensis, Turricula keaseyensis, Turricula nelliae, Turricula ochsneri, Turricula piercei, Turricula praepromensis, Turricula promensis, Turricula rossellae, Turricula sethuramae, Turricula spuria, Turricula taurina, Turricula terryi, Turricula thangaensis, Turricula tornata, Turricula waringi, Turricula washingtoniana, Surcula mayi, Surcula holwayi, Surcula fairbanksi, Surcula sullana, Surcula thompsoni, Pleurotoma (Surcula) tryoniana, Surcula iravadica, Surcula andersoni, Surcula birmanica, Surcula riomaonis, Surcula africana, Surcula cohni, Surcula gesteri, Turricula (Surcula) steinbacherae, Surcula piura, Surcula uvasana, Surcula karenaica, Surcula wateleti, Pleurotoma (Surcula) carpenteriana, Surcula praeattenuata, Surcula ingens, Surcula labiata, Surcula clarki, Surcula culleni, Surcula io, Surcula marylandica, Surcula merriami

Type specimen: Its type locality is Langental, NE of Bogenfels, which is in a Priabonian shallow subtidal siltstone/sandstone in the Langental Beds Formation of Namibia

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Langental, NE of Bogenfels

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