Cypraea (Luria) cinerea Martini 1769 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combinations: Cypraea cinerea, Luria cinerea, Porcellana cinerea

Belongs to Cypraea (Luria) according to N.E. Weisbord 1962

See also Gmelin 1791 and Olsson 1922

Sister taxa: Luria campbelliana, Luria cantaurana, Luria dominicensis, Luria isabella, Luria isabellaprimitiva, Luria lurida, Luria mariaelisabethae, Luria tessellata, Luria voleki, Luria (Tessellata) cahuzaci, Luria (Tessellata) castinea, Luria (Tessellata) chattica, Luria (Tessellata) pelouaensis, Luria (Basilitrona) sanctesebastiani, Luria (Basilitrona) jenkinsi, Luria (Basilitrona) patrespatriae

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Bahamas (1 collection), Bermuda (2), China (1), Jamaica (1)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1), the Dominican Republic (2)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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