Semicassis granulata Born 1778 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Cassidae

Alternative combinations: Buccinum granulatum, Cassis (Semicassis) granulata, Phalium (Semicassis) granulatum, Phalium (Tylocassis) granulatum, Phalium granulatum, Semicassis (Semicassis) granulata, Semicassis (Tylocassis) granulata, Semicassis granulatum

Synonyms: Buccinum inflatum Shaw 1811, Cassis (Semicassis) inflata Shaw 1811, Cassis inflata Shaw 1811, Phalium (Tylocassis) inflata Shaw 1811, Phalium alligator Petuch 1991, Phalium granulatum loxahatcheensis Petuch 1994, Phalium loxahatcheensis Petuch 1994, Phalium waltonensis Mansfield 1935, Semicassis (Tylocassis) inflata Shaw 1811, Semicassis (Tylocassis) inflata waltonensis Mansfield 1935, Semicassis (Tylocassis) waltonensis Mansfield 1935

Full reference: I. Born. 1778. Index rerum naturalium Musei Cæsarei Vindobonensis - Pars I ma Testacea - Verzeichniß der natürlichen Seltenheiten des k k Naturalien Cabinets zu Wien - Erster Theil - Schalthiere - Vindobonae 1-458

Belongs to Semicassis according to A. G. Beu 2010

See also Born 1778, Hendy et al. 2008 and Mansfield 1935

Sister taxa: Cassidea (Semicassis) calantica, Cassidea (Semicassis) mekranica, Cassidea (Semicassis) ormarensis, Phalium (Semicassis) louella, Phalium (Semicassis) miolaevigata, Semicassis (Antephalium), Semicassis (Semicassis), Semicassis aldrichi, Semicassis angasi, Semicassis bisulcata, Semicassis centiquadrata, Semicassis deneseplicata, Semicassis faurotis, Semicassis harpaeformis, Semicassis labiata, Semicassis monilifera, Semicassis oligocalantica, Semicassis ovulum, Semicassis pyrum, Semicassis pyshtensis, Semicassis reclusa, Semicassis sculpta, Semicassis senni, Semicassis (Tylocassis) maleaformis, Phalium (Tylocassis) sulcosum

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Quaternary of Portugal (1 collection), United States (5: Florida, Louisiana)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (2), Panama (5), Venezuela (6)

• Miocene of Panama (5)

Total: 24 collections each including a single occurrence

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