Bufonaria (Bufonaria) rana Linnaeus 1758 (frog shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Bursidae

Alternative combinations: Bufonaria rana, Bursa (Bufonaria) rana, Murex rana

Belongs to Bufonaria (Bufonaria) according to A. G. Beu 2005

See also Jensen 1996

Sister taxa: Bufonaria (Bufonaria) cavitensis, Bufonaria (Bufonaria) cristinae, Bufonaria (Bufonaria) crumena, Bufonaria (Bufonaria) echinata, Bufonaria (Bufonaria) foliata, Bufonaria (Bufonaria) granosa, Bufonaria (Bufonaria) margaritula, Bufonaria (Bufonaria) prelegans, Bufonaria (Bufonaria) thersites

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Fiji (1 collection), Taiwan (9)

• Pliocene of Japan (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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