Trochita pileus Lamarck 1822 (slipper shell)

Gastropoda - Calyptraeoidea - Calyptraeidae

Alternative combination: Trochus pileus

Belongs to Trochita according to G. Rosenberg 2005

Sister taxa: Calyptraea (Trochita) aperta, Calyptraea (Trochita) costaria, Calyptraea (Trochita) crenata, Calyptraea (Trochita) floridana, Calyptraea (Trochita) ornata, Calyptraea (Trochita) spirata, Calyptraea (Trochita) trochiformis, Trochita collinsii, Trochita inornata, Trochita occidentalis, Trochita pileolus, Trochita radians

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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