Mammilla arepa Landau and Marques da Silva 2010 (moon snail)

Gastropoda - Naticoidea - Naticidae

Full reference: B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva. 2010. Early Pliocene gastropods of Cubagua, Venezuela: Taxonomy, palaeobiogeography and ecostratigraphy. Palaeontos 19:1-221

Belongs to Mammilla according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

Sister taxa: Mammilla caprae, Mammilla fasciata, Mammilla mammata, Mammilla melanostoma

Type specimen: NHMW 2010/0038/0016, a shell

Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Venezuela (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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