Capulus lius Woodring 1928 (snail)

Gastropoda - Capuloidea - Capulidae

Alternative combination: Capulus (Malluvium) lius

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 Capulus according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Woodring 1928

Sister taxa: Capulus (Brocchia), Capulus (Capulus), Capulus (Zinolia), Capulus americanus, Capulus anceps, Capulus apollinis, Capulus circinatus, Capulus cyrtocera, Capulus epicranum, Capulus gatunensis, Capulus haliotis, Capulus hungaricus, Capulus javanus, Capulus junghuhni, Capulus lissus, Capulus muensteri, Capulus selcanus, Capulus sigmoidalis, Capulus silverthorni, Capulus uncinatus, Capulus ungaricus, Capulus unguis

Type specimen: USNM 369518, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

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

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