Melanella jamaicensis Adams 1845 (snail)

Gastropoda - Vanikoroidea - Eulimidae

Alternative combinations: Balcis jamaicensis, Eulima jamaicensis

Belongs to Melanella according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Melanella (Polygyreulima), Melanella badenia, Melanella bolivarensis, Melanella coalingana, Melanella conoidea, Melanella dufresnei, Melanella eborea, Melanella indicaformis, Melanella jacksonensis, Melanella kaiparaensis, Melanella karsteni, Melanella migrans, Melanella seymourensis, Melanella waikomitica

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (7: Florida, Louisiana, New York, North Carolina collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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