Erosaria miliaris Gmelin 1791 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combinations: Cypraea miliaris, Erosaria (Erosaria) miliaris

Belongs to Erosaria according to C. P. Meyer 2003

See also Schilder 1937, Schilder 1941 and Wilson 2002

Sister taxa: Cypraea (Erosaria) caputserpentis, Cypraea (Erosaria) guttata, Cypraea (Erosaria) helvola, Cypraea (Erosaria) malekulensis, Cypraea (Erosaria) sindiensis, Erosaria (Erosaria), Erosaria (Paulonaria), Erosaria (Ravitrona), Erosaria acicularis, Erosaria aliena, Erosaria americana, Erosaria cernica, Erosaria citrina, Erosaria eburnea, Erosaria erosa, Erosaria everwijni, Erosaria helvola, Erosaria labrolineata, Erosaria ocellata, Erosaria poraria, Erosaria spurca, Erosaria turdus

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1 collection), Vanuatu (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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