Muracypraea caroniensis Maury 1925 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combination: Cypraea caroniensis

Belongs to Muracypraea according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Weisbord 1962

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

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Venezuela (1 collection)

• Miocene of Trinidad and Tobago (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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