Zoila chathamensis Cernohorsky 1971 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combination: Bernaya chathamensis

Belongs to Zoila according to T. A. Darragh 2011

Sister taxa: Cypraea (Zoila) itoigawai, Zoila (Zoila), Zoila campestris, Zoila didymorhyncha, Zoila dolichorhyncha, Zoila fodinata, Zoila gigas, Zoila glomerabilis, Zoila mulderi, Zoila platypyga, Zoila viathomsoni

Type specimen: AMNZ TM-1325, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Eocene of New Zealand (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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