Monetaria annulus Linnaeus 1758 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combination: Cypraea annulus

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Monetaria according to F. Moretzsohn 2015

See also Linnaeus 1758 and Wilson 2002

Sister taxa: Monetaria (Ornamentaria), Monetaria moneta

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Djibouti (1), Saudi Arabia (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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