Melanella eborea Conrad 1846 (snail)

Gastropoda - Vanikoroidea - Eulimidae

Alternative combinations: Balcis eborea, Eulima eborea

Belongs to Melanella according to L. W. Ward 1998

See also Holmes 1859, Martin 1904 and Ward and Blackwelder 1987

Sister taxa: Melanella (Polygyreulima), Melanella badenia, Melanella bolivarensis, Melanella coalingana, Melanella conoidea, Melanella dufresnei, Melanella indicaformis, Melanella jacksonensis, Melanella jamaicensis, Melanella kaiparaensis, Melanella karsteni, Melanella migrans, Melanella seymourensis, Melanella waikomitica

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: North Carolina collections)

• Miocene of United States (2: Delaware, New Jersey)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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