Natica (Natica) castrenoides Woodring 1928 (moon snail)

Gastropoda - Naticoidea - Naticidae

Full reference: W. P. Woodring. 1928. Miocene Molluscs from Bowden, Jamaica. Part 2: Gastropods and discussion of results. Contributions to the Geology and Palaeontology of the West Indies

Belongs to Natica (Natica) according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Woodring 1928

Sister taxa: Natica (Natica) cuspidata, Natica (Natica) grayi, Natica (Natica) mamilla, Natica (Natica) millepunctata, Natica (Natica) peruviana, Natica (Natica) teglandae, Natica (Natica) tremarieri, Natica (Natica) weaveri

Type specimen: USNM 61519, a shell

Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Bowden Formation (Woodring 1925, 1928 Checklist) (Pliocene of Jamaica)

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