Proterato Schilder 1927 (snail)

Gastropoda - Velutinoidea - Triviidae

Alternative spellings: Lachryma (Proterato), Proerato

Parent taxon: Eratoinae according to V. Héros et al. 2007

See also Cate 1977, Cernohorsky 1971, Sepkoski 2002 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Bellerato, Eratoena, Eratotrivia, Hespererato, Johnstrupia, Lachryma, Sulcerato

Subtaxa: Lachryma (Proterato) antiqua Lachryma (Proterato) marshalli Lachryma (Proterato) submorosa Proterato (Cypraeerato) Proterato (Proterato) Proterato (Sulcerato) Proterato australis Proterato awamoana Proterato neozelanica

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Type: Erato neozelanica

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), United States (1: Hawaii)

• Miocene of Australia (1), Hungary (1), Indonesia (1), Japan (1), New Zealand (4), Poland (1)

• Waitakian of New Zealand (2)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), New Zealand (1)

• Eocene of New Zealand (1)

Total: 16 collections including 20 occurrences

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