Calyptraea (Calyptraea) mamillaris Broderip 1834 (slipper shell)

Gastropoda - Calyptraeoidea - Calyptraeidae

Alternative combinations: Calyptraea (Trochita) mamillaris, Calyptraea mamillaris

Belongs to Calyptraea (Calyptraea) according to A. M. Keen 1971

See also Nagao 1928

Sister taxon: Calyptraea (Calyptraea) depressa

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (1 collection), Ecuador (1), Mexico (1), Panama (1), United States (2: California)

• Pliocene of United States (1: California)

• Miocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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