Cadulus caronensis Mansfield 1925 (tusk shell)

Scaphopoda - Gadilida - Gadilidae

Full reference: W. C. Mansfield. 1925. Miocene gastropods and scaphopods from Trinidad, British West Indies. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 66(22):9116-9125

Belongs to Cadulus according to W. C. Mansfield 1925

Sister taxa: Cadulus acuminatus, Cadulus arcticus, Cadulus bellulus, Cadulus conradi, Cadulus eliezeri, Cadulus infans, Cadulus jacksonensis, Cadulus meganosensis, Cadulus nerta, Cadulus newtonensis, Cadulus ovulum, Cadulus parianus, Cadulus thallus, Cadulus waynensis, Cadulus yatalensis

Type specimen: USNM 352692, a shell

Ecology: slow-moving shallow infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of Trinidad and Tobago (2 collections)

• Oligocene of Trinidad and Tobago (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.