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Calyptraea centralis Conrad 1841 (slipper shell)

Gastropoda - Calyptraeoidea - Calyptraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 81411

Alternative combinations: Infundibulum centrale, Trochita centralis

Synonyms: Calyptraea (Infundibulum) candeanum d'Orbigny 1847 (no. 187612), Calyptraea candeana d'Orbigny 1847 (no. 187614), Trochita candeana d'Orbigny 1847 (no. 187613)

Belongs to Calyptraea according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

Sister taxa: Calyptraea (Bicatillus), Calyptraea (Calyptraea), Calyptraea (Calyptropsis), Calyptraea (Galerus), Calyptraea (Trochatella), Calyptraea (Turbocalyptraea), Calyptraea chinensis, Calyptraea corrugata, Calyptraea corrugata, Calyptraea crassa, Calyptraea diegoana, Calyptraea dunni, Calyptraea elevata, Calyptraea kilburni, Calyptraea laevigata, Calyptraea lamellosa, Calyptraea pileus, Calyptraea placuna, Calyptraea ramsisi, Calyptraea rugosa, Calyptraea sorachiensis, Calyptraea subtabulata, Calyptraea trochiformis, Calyptraea undulata

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder