Bursa rhodostoma Sowerby II 1835 (frog shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Bursidae

Alternative combinations: Lampadopsis rhodostoma, Ranella rhodostoma

Synonyms: Bursa bergeri Tapparone-Canefri 1881, Bursa thomae d'Orbigny 1841, Bursa venustula Reeve 1844, Ranella bergeri Tapparone-Canefri 1881, Ranella paulucciana Tapparone-Canefri 1876, Ranella thomae d'Orbigny 1841, Ranella venustula Reeve 1844

Belongs to Bursa according to A. G. Beu et al. 2012

See also Beu 2010

Sister taxa: Bursa (Bursa), Bursa amphitrites, Bursa asperrima, Bursa bufonia, Bursa chipolana, Bursa chira, Bursa condita, Bursa corrugata, Bursa cruentata, Bursa granularis, Bursa grayana, Bursa hornii, Bursa koperbergae, Bursa lamarckii, Bursa latitudo, Bursa natalensis, Bursa ranelloides, Bursa rosa, Bursa rubeta, Bursa rugosa, Bursa scrobilator, Bursa trampasensis, Bursa victrix, Bursa washingtoniana

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Venezuela (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1)

• Miocene of Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (2: Florida), Venezuela (2)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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