Talostolida teres Gmelin 1791 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combinations: Bistolida (Blasicrura) teres, Cribraria (Talostolida) teres, Cypraea (Blasicrura) teres, Cypraea teres, Erronea (Tatostolida) teres, Erronea teres

Synonyms: Bistolida (Blasicrura) punctulata Hidalgo 1907, Cypraea punctulata Hidalgo 1907

Belongs to Talostolida according to F. Moretzsohn 2014

See also Cate 1967, MacNeil 1960 and Okutaini 2000

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), Papua New Guinea (2), United States (2: Hawaii)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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