Lachryma bimaculata (Proterato (Cypraeerato) bimaculata)

Lachryma bimaculata

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Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eutriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Neotriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eucoelomata  ⇒ Superstamm: Eutrochozoa  ⇒ Stamm: Mollusca  ⇒ Klasse: Gastropoda  ⇒ Unterklasse: Orthogastropoda  ⇒ Superordnung: Caenogastropoda  ⇒ Ordnung: Sorbeoconcha  ⇒ Unterordnung: Hypsogastropoda  ⇒ Teilordnung: Littorinimorpha  ⇒ Superfamilie: Trivioidea  ⇒ Familie: Triviidae  ⇒ Unterfamilie: Eratoinae  ⇒ Gattung: Lachryma

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Tate, 1877

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Lachryma bimaculata



Cypraeerato bimaculata

Tate, 1877
Ref.: F. A. Schilder. 1932. Neue fossile Cypraeacea (Moll. Gastr.). Schriften Beobachtungen der Gesellschaft Freunde Berlin


Erato bimaculata

Tate, 1877
Ref.: A. V. Guzhov. 2004. Jurassic Gastropods of European Russia (Orders Cerithiiformes, Bucciniformes, and Epitoniiformes). Paleontological Journal 38:457-562


Proterato (Cypraeerato) bimaculata

Tate, 1877
Ref.: M. Schilder and F. A. Schilder. 1971. A catalogue of living and fossil cowries. Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Memoire 85:1-246

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Motility: actively mobile
Habit: epifaunal
Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 6)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • W. O. Cernohorsky, 1971 - Fossil and recent Cypraeacea (Mollusca: Gastropoda) of New Zealand with descriptions of new species - Records of the Auckland Institute and Museum (8), 103-129 (journal article, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) z88tr8yBEUOaO78Xdhqv3A
GUID (Global unique identifier) AF2DCFCF-81CC-4311-9A3B-BF17761AAFDC
Database ID 214686