Casmaria Adams and Adams 1853 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Cassidae

Alternative spelling: Cassis (Casmaria)

Parent taxon: Cassidae according to H. S. Ladd 1982

See also Beu 2005, Ladd 1977, Sepkoski 2002 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Cassididae, Cassinae, Ceiba, Doliocassis, Oocorythinae, Phaliinae, Sconsodolium

Subtaxa: Casmaria erincaeus Casmaria ponderosa

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Egypt (1 collection), Japan (1), Kenya (1), Saudi Arabia (1), United States (4: Hawaii), Vanuatu (1)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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