Septa landaui Beu 2010 (triton shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

Full reference: A. G. Beu. 2010. Neogene Tonnoidean Gastropods of Tropical and South America; contributions to the Dominican Republic and Panama Paleontology Projects and Uplift of the Central American Isthmus. Bulletins of American Paleontology (377-378)1-550

Belongs to Septa according to A. G. Beu 2010

Sister taxa: Cymatium (Septa) janetae, Septa occidentalis, Septa ogygia, Septa rubecula, Simpulum antillarum

Type specimen: NMB H 17955, a shell. Its type locality is NMB Loc. 19005 - Río Gurabo [Gurabo Fm], which is in a Messinian/Zanclean marine siliciclastic in the Gurabo Formation of the Dominican Republic.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1 collection)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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