Tritonopsis (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Parent taxon: Rapaninae according to L. W. Ward 1992

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Concholepas, Ecphora, Indothais, Neorapana, Rapana, Sargana, Stramonita, Thaisella

Subtaxa: Tritonopsis biconica Tritonopsis ecclesiastica Tritonopsis gilletti

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (3: Delaware, New Jersey collections)

• Oligocene of United States (2: North Carolina)

Total: 5 collections including 7 occurrences

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