Cymatium (Gutturnium) Mörch 1853 (triton shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

Alternative spellings: Gutturnium, Lampusia (Gutturnium), Triton (Gutturnium)

Parent taxon: Cymatium according to A. G. Beu 2005

See also Beu 1988, de Gregorio 1880 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cymatium (Cymatium), Cymatium (Gelagna), Cymatium (Lotoria), Cymatium cecilianum, Cymatium femorale, Cymatium praefemorale

Subtaxa: Gutturnium muricinum

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of French Polynesia (1 collection), Italy (1), Jamaica (1), United States (1: Hawaii)

• Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (2), Jamaica (1), Venezuela (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1)

• Miocene of Italy (1)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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