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Macrocypraea zebra Linnaeus 1758 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 109182

Alternative combinations: Cypraea (Trona) zebra, Cypraea zebra, Trona (Macrocypraea) zebra

Synonym: Cypraea exanthema Linnaeus 1767 (taxon 109183)

Belongs to Macrocypraea according to P. Jung 1971

Sister taxa: Cypraea (Macrocypraea) spengleri, Macrocypraea anguillana, Macrocypraea cervus, Macrocypraea joanneae, Macrocypraea veintensis

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer