Cassidaria khaledi Abbass 1967 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Cassidae

Full reference: H. L. Abbass. 1967. A monograph on the Egyptian Paleocene and Eocene gastropods. United Arab Republic, Geological Survey-Geological Museum, Palaeontological Series, Monograph (4)1-154

Belongs to Cassidaria according to H. L. Abbass 1967

Sister taxa: Galeodea aegyptiaca, Galeodea allani, Galeodea bicatenata, Galeodea californica, Galeodea depressa, Galeodea echinophora, Galeodea fax, Galeodea koureos, Galeodea louella, Galeodea megacephala, Galeodea meganosensis, Galeodea petersoni, Galeodea planotecta, Galeodea rex, Galeodea sutterensis, Galeodea tuberculiformis, Galeodea wylliei, Galeoocorys leucodoma, Galeodea (Gomphopages) turneri, Galeodea (Mambrinia) gallica, Galeodea (Mambrinia) nodosa, Cassidaria javana, Cassidaria cheops, Cassidaria desori

Type specimen: G439, a shell.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Egypt 5 (Mokattam) (Eocene of Egypt)

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