Full reference: T. J. Devries. 2018. Early Paleogene brackish-water molluscs from the Caballas Formation of the East Pisco Basin (Southern Peru). Journal of Natural History
Sister taxa: Melanella (Polygyreulima), Melanella badenia, Melanella bolivarensis, Melanella coalingana, Melanella conoidea, Melanella dufresnei, Melanella eborea, Melanella jacksonensis, Melanella jamaicensis, Melanella kaiparaensis, Melanella karsteni, Melanella migrans, Melanella seymourensis, Melanella waikomitica
Type specimen: UWBM 107617, a shell. Its type locality is B8769, which is in a Ypresian coastal sandstone in Peru.
Ecology: epifaunal carnivore
• Eocene of Peru (3 collections)
Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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