Proadusta bitruncata Fehse 2010 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Full reference: D. Fehse. 2010. New Species of fossil Cypraeoidea from Europe and Australia (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Palaeontographica Abteilung A 292(1-3):1-19

Belongs to Proadusta according to D. Fehse 2010

Sister taxa: Proadusta camiadorum, Proadusta distorta, Proadusta elliptica, Proadusta gemmosa, Proadusta inaequilabiata, Proadusta parvissima, Proadusta parvitala, Proadusta rostralina

Type specimen: MNHN-Malacologie, a shell. Its type locality is Espibos, Gaas, which is in a Rupelian carbonate marl/sandstone in the Calcaire à Astéries Formation of France.

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution: found only at Espibos, Gaas

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