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TURRITELLE [1 record]

Record 1 1978-08-19


Subject field(s)
  • Paleontology

a genus (the type of the family Turritellidae) of marine gastropod mollusks having an elongated turreted shell composed of many whorls with a rounded aperture and a a horny multispiral operculum.


  • Paléontologie

Mollusques gastropodes prosobranches (...) fossiles dans les terrains secondaires et tertiaires.


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