Muracypraea grahami Ingram 1947 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Cypraeidae

Alternative combinations: Cypraea grahami, Siphocypraea grahami

Synonyms: Cypraea rugosa Ingram 1947, Siphocypraea rugosa Ingram 1947

Full reference: W. M. Ingram. 1947. New fossil Cypraeidae from Venezuela and Colombia. Bulletins of American Paleontology 31(121):127-136

Belongs to Muracypraea according to B. M. Landau and L. T. Groves 2011

See also Ingram 1947, Landau and Marques da Silva 2010, Petuch 1988 and Weisbord 1962

Sister taxa: Muracypraea andersoni, Muracypraea angustirima, Muracypraea caroniensis, Muracypraea cayapa, Muracypraea donmoorei, Muracypraea henekeni, Muracypraea hyaena, Muracypraea isthmica, Muracypraea mus, Muracypraea ormenoi, Muracypraea projecta, Muracypraea tuberae, Muracypraea woodringi

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer


• Pliocene of Venezuela (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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