Lithopoma caelatum Gmelin 1791 (snail)

Gastropoda - Turbinoidea - Turbinidae

Alternative combinations: Astraea caelata, Astralium caelatum, Trochus caelatus

Belongs to Lithopoma according to B. M. Landau et al. 2016

See also Hendy et al. 2008 and Olsson 1922

Sister taxa: Lithopoma americanum, Lithopoma brevispinum, Lithopoma minutum, Lithopoma tectum, Lithopoma tuber, Pachypoma calcar, Pachypoma haueri, Pachypoma insolitum

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Bahamas (2 collections), Haiti (1), Jamaica (1)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1), Haiti (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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