Nacella (Patinigera) reicheae DeVries 2007 (limpet)

Gastropoda - Patellida - Nacellidae

Full reference: T. J. DeVries. 2007. Cenozoic Nacella (Patellogastropoda: Nacellidae) from Peru and Chile: Filling in the gaps. The Veliger 50(4):274-291

Belongs to Nacella (Patinigera) according to T. J. DeVries 2007

Sister taxa: Nacella (Patinigera) chalaensis, Nacella (Patinigera) intiforma, Nacella (Patinigera) magellanica, Nacella (Patinigera) nielseni, Nacella (Patinigera) oblea, Nacella (Patinigera) oconaensis

Type specimen: UWBM 98645, a shell. Its type locality is DV 611a-1, Cerro Poroma, which is in a Burdigalian coastal sandstone in the Chilcatay Formation of Peru.

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer


• Miocene of Peru (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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