Purpuradusta gracilis Gaskoin 1848 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combinations: Cypraea (Purpuradusta) gracilis, Cypraea gracilis, Palmadusta gracilis

Belongs to Purpuradusta according to C. P. Meyer 2004

See also Okutaini 2000

Sister taxa: Cypraea (Purpuradusta) fimbriata, Purpuradusta microdon

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (2 collections), Vanuatu (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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