Massyla terryi Olsson 1942 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae

Alternative combinations: Cancellaria (Charcolleria) terryi, Cancellaria terryi, Charcolleria terryi

Belongs to Massyla according to B. Landau et al. 2012

See also Hendy et al. 2008, Landau and Marques da Silva 2010, Landau et al. 2007, Landau et al. 2012 and Olsson 1964

Sister taxa: Cancellaria (Massyla) jadisi, Cancellaria (Massyla) runchaena, Cancellaria (Massyla) shirleyae, Massyla cantaurana, Massyla corpulenta, Massyla corrugata, Massyla cubaguaensis, Massyla cumingiana, Massyla distinguenda, Massyla emilyvokesae, Massyla lopezana, Massyla obtusa, Massyla perdiciana, Massyla propevenusta, Massyla toulai, Massyla venusta

Type specimen: PRI 4045, a shell. Its type locality is Quebrada Penitas [Penita Fm], which is in a Pliocene offshore shale in the Penita Formation of Costa Rica.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1 collection), Ecuador (4), Venezuela (2)

• Miocene of Panama (11), Venezuela (3)

Total: 21 collections including 22 occurrences

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