Pugilina eulactea Dey 1961 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Alternative combination: Hemifusus eulacteus

Full reference: A. K. Dey. 1961. The Miocene Mollusca from Quilon, Kerala (India). Palaeontologica Indica 36

Belongs to Pugilina according to M. Harzhauser et al. 2009

See also Dey 1961

Sister taxa: Melongena (Pugilina) ickei, Melongena (Pugilina) muriciformis, Melongena (Pugilina) ponderosa, Melongena (Pugilina) praeparadisiaca, Melongena (Pugilina) praeponderosa, Melongena (Pugilina) pugilina, Pugilina (Mayeria), Pugilina aedicnema, Pugilina morio, Volema (Pugilina) superspinosa

Type specimen: Its type locality is Quilon Limestone (Quilon, Kerala), which is in a Miocene carbonate limestone in the Quilon Limestone Formation of India

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of India (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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