Schilderia decorticata Defrance 1826 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combinations: Cypraea decorticata, Zonarina decorticata

Belongs to Schilderia according to L. Dolin and P. Lozouet 2004

See also Defrance 1826, Glibert 1963 and Zunino and Pavia 2009

Sister taxa: Schilderia amygdalum, Schilderia andegavensis, Schilderia brebioni, Schilderia columbaria, Schilderia fasciolaria, Schilderia flavicula, Schilderia garonettii, Schilderia incognita, Schilderia lauriatae, Schilderia longiscata, Schilderia plioamygdalum, Schilderia pseudamygdalum, Schilderia semidenticulata, Schilderia subannularia, Schilderia taurovalis, Schilderia utricolata, Schilderia veronicata

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of France (1 collection), Italy (2)

• Eocene of France (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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