Nassarius (Uzita) cercadensis Maury 1917 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Nassariidae

Alternative combinations: Alectrion cercadensis, Nassarius cercadensis

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1917. Santo Domingo type sections and fossils. Bulletins of American Paleontology 5(30):1-43

Belongs to Nassarius (Uzita) according to W. P. Woodring 1964

See also Landau and Marques da Silva 2010 and Woodring 1928

Sister taxa: Nassarius (Uzita) armuella, Nassarius (Uzita) cinclis, Nassarius (Uzita) dasynema, Nassarius (Uzita) gurabensis, Nassarius (Uzita) praeambiguus, Nassarius (Uzita) reticosus, Nassarius (Uzita) terryi, Nassarius (Uzita) waltonensis, Uzita bidentata, Uzita neogenensis, Uzita smithiana

Type specimen: Holotype (no number), a shell

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal carnivore


• Pliocene of Jamaica (4 collections)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (2), Panama (2)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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