Charonia lampas Linnaeus 1758 (triton)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

Alternative combinations: Murex lampas, Triton lampas

Synonyms: Charonia alfredensis Bartsch 1915, Charonia gyrinoides Brocchi 1814, Charonia lampas rubicunda Perry 1811, Charonia rubicunda Perry 1811, Murex gyrinoides Brocchi 1814, Nyctilochus alfredensis Bartsch 1915, Septa englishi Newton 1905, Septa rubicunda Perry 1811, Triton gyrinoides Brocchi 1814

Belongs to Charonia according to A. G. Beu 2010

See also Hendy 2007 and Poppe and Goto 1991

Sister taxa: Charonia (Charonia), Charonia guichemerri, Charonia multinodosa, Charonia sauliae, Charonia tritonis, Charonia variegata, Charonia weisbordi, Tritonium centrosum, Tritonium buwaldi, Tritonium martinezensis, Triton ovoideus, Triton obscurus, Triton buccinoides, Triton sexcostatus, Triton heptagonum, Triton cribrosus, Triton quoyi, Triton connectens, Triton obscurus, Triton atavus, Triton oligostirus

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Portugal (2 collections)

• Pliocene of Spain (1), Venezuela (2)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (1), Italy (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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