Acmaea mitra Eschscholtz 1833 (limpet)

Gastropoda - Patellogastropoda - Lottiidae

Alternative combination: Scurria mitra

Belongs to Acmaea according to Y. Kurihara and T. Kase 2008

See also Addicott 1959 and Woodring and Bramlette 1950

Sister taxa: Acmaea (Acmaea), Acmaea campanaeformis, Acmaea dickersoni, Acmaea digitalis, Acmaea funiculata, Acmaea geometrica, Acmaea hannibali, Acmaea lineata, Acmaea martinezensis, Acmaea oakvillensis, Acmaea ocitatia, Acmaea pelta, Acmaea persona, Acmaea poulseni, Acmaea scutum, Acmaea soceni, Acmaea submesidia

Subtaxa: Acmaea mitra sookensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (8 collections), United States (13: California)

• Miocene of Japan (1), United States (1: California)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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