Erosaria eburnea Barnes 1824 (Ivory Cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative combination: Cypraea eburnea

Belongs to Erosaria according to G. Rosenberg et al. 2006

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 erosa, Erosaria everwijni, Erosaria helvola, Erosaria labrolineata, Erosaria miliaris, Erosaria ocellata, Erosaria poraria, Erosaria spurca, Erosaria turdus

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Eritrea (2 collections), Sudan (1)

• Pliocene of Fiji (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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