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Cancellaria (Bivetiella) lugogonzalezorum Landau et al. 2007 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 167542

Full reference: B. Landau, R. Petit, and C. M. Silva. 2007. The Pliocene Cancellariidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) of the Cubagua Formation (Cerro Negro Member) from Cubagua Island, with a new species from the Miocene Cantaure Formation, Venezuela. The Veliger 49(1)

Belongs to Cancellaria (Bivetiella) according to B. Landau et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Bivetiella bajonensis, Bivetiella dariena, Bivetiella dilatata, Bivetiella epistomifera, Bivetiella gabbiana, Bivetiella similis, Cancellaria (Bivetiella) cancellata

Type specimen: MOBR-M-3361, a shell. Its type locality is Cantaure Formation (unspecified localities), which is in a Miocene marine siliciclastic in the Cantaure Formation of Venezuela.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell length 17.6