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Busycotypus bicoronatum

Busycotypus bicoronatum


Order Neogastropoda
Family Buccinidae

Busycotypus bicoronatum (Tripp, 1988)
Stratigraphy:  Pinecrest Sand Member of the Tamiami Formation

Location: Quality Aggregates Quarry, Sarasota County, Florida USA.

Status: Extinct


Notes:  Although similar in appearance to B spiratum, B bicoronatum is closer to the recent Channeled Whelk, Busycotypus canaliculatus but less inflated.

From the album:

Gastropods of the Tamiami Formation

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