Propustularia caribaea Schilder 1939 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combinations: Pustularia (Pustularia) caribaea, Pustularia caribaea

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

See also Fehse 2010, Jung 1971 and Schilder and Schilder 1971

Sister taxa: Propustularia bartschi, Propustularia gurabonis, Propustularia kemperae, Propustularia longidentata, Propustularia mejasensis, Propustularia paraguanensis, Propustularia parisimina, Propustularia simiensis, Propustularia surinamensis

Type specimen: NMB No. H 11260, a shell.

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution: found only at NMB #10108 - Belmont Fm (Carriacou) (Miocene of Grenada)

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