Aphera trophis Landau et al. 2012 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae

Full reference: B. D. Landau, R. E. Petit, and C. M. Silva. 2012. The family Cancellariidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) in the Neogene of the Bocas del Toro region, Panama, with the description of seven new species. Journal of Paleontology 86(2):311-339

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

See also Landau et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Aphera aphrodite, Aphera islacolonis, Aphera lindae, Aphera peruana, Aphera tessellata, Aphera waltonensis, Aphera wigginsi

Type specimen: NMB H19627, a shell. Its type locality is PPP# 2232 - Cayo Agua [Cayo Agua Fm], which is in a Piacenzian coastal sandstone in the Cayo Agua Formation of Panama.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at PPP# 2232 - Cayo Agua [Cayo Agua Fm]

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