Trona ingrami Landau and Groves 2011 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Full reference: B. M. Landau and L. T. Groves. 2011. Cypraeidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from the early Miocene Cantaure Formation of northern Venezuela. Novaplex 12(1-2):1-38

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

Sister taxa: Trona (Trona), Trona apenninensis, Trona calhounensis, Trona carcarensis, Trona leporina, Trona lyncoides, Trona stercoraria, Trona subporcellus, Trona trinitatensis

Type specimen: NMB H18402, a shell. Its type locality is Cantaure Formation (unspecified localities), which is in a Burdigalian transition zone/lower shoreface siliciclastic in the Cantaure Formation of Venezuela.

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution: found only at Cantaure Formation (unspecified localities)

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