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Macrocypraea Woodring 1957 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 10084

Alternative spellings: Cypraea (Macrocypraea), Trona (Macrocypraea)

Parent taxon: Cypraeinae according to J. L. Soriano 2006

Sister taxa: Cypraea, Cypraeini, Jousseaumea, Leporicypraea, Mauritia, Muracypraea, Plaziatia, Praerosaria, Prozonarina, Schilderia, Subepona, Talparia, Zonarina

Subtaxa: Cypraea (Macrocypraea) spengleri, Macrocypraea anguillana, Macrocypraea cervus, Macrocypraea joanneae, Macrocypraea veintensis, Macrocypraea zebra

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer