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Pedicularia Swainson 1840 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 10252

Synonyms: Mioseguenzia Nordsieck 1973 (no. 340653), Pedicularia (Pediculariona) Iredale 1935 (no. 115853), Pediculariella Thiele 1925 (no. 340657), Pediculariona Iredale 1935 (no. 340660), Thyreus Philippi 1844 (no. 340664)

Parent taxon: Pediculariini according to P. Bouchet and S. Gofas 2016

Sister taxa: Cypraeopsis, Lunovula, Pedicypraedia

Subtaxa: Pedicularia (Pedicularia), Pedicularia californica, Pedicularia cimbrica, Pedicularia deshayesiana, Pedicularia navakaensis, Pedicularia pacifica

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer