Clathromangelia quadrillum

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Clathromangelia quadrillum
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Shells of Clathromangelia quadrillum (museum specimens at Naturalis Biodiversity Center)
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Clade: Caenogastropoda
Clade: Hypsogastropoda
Clade: Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Conoidea
Family: Clathurellidae
Genus: Clathromangelia
Species: C. quadrillum
Binomial name
Clathromangelia quadrillum
(Dujardin, 1837)

Pleurotoma quadrillum Dujardin, 1837

Clathromangelia quadrillum is an extinct species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Clathurellidae.[1]

This name has often been misapplied to the Recent Clathromangelia granum (Philippi, 1844)



This extinct species was distributed in the Mediterranean Sea, dating from the Miocene. It was also found in strata from the Late Pliocene in Malaga (Spain).[2]


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