Semicassis aldrichi Dall 1890 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Cassidae

Alternative combinations: Cassis (Phalium) aldrichi, Phalium (Tylocassis) aldrichi, Semicassis (Tylocassis) aldrichi

Belongs to Semicassis according to A. G. Beu 2010

See also Gardner 1947 and Woodring 1959

Sister taxa: Cassidea (Semicassis) calantica, Cassidea (Semicassis) mekranica, Cassidea (Semicassis) ormarensis, Phalium (Semicassis) louella, Phalium (Semicassis) miolaevigata, Semicassis (Antephalium), Semicassis (Semicassis), Semicassis angasi, Semicassis bisulcata, Semicassis centiquadrata, Semicassis deneseplicata, Semicassis faurotis, Semicassis granulata, Semicassis harpaeformis, Semicassis labiata, Semicassis monilifera, Semicassis oligocalantica, Semicassis ovulum, Semicassis pyrum, Semicassis pyshtensis, Semicassis reclusa, Semicassis sculpta, Semicassis senni, Semicassis (Tylocassis) maleaformis, Phalium (Tylocassis) sulcosum

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Panama (2 collections), United States (5: Florida), Venezuela (3)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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