Lobatus haitensis Sowerby 1850 (true conch)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Strombidae

Alternative combination: Strombus haitensis

Belongs to Lobatus according to J. R. Freiheit and D. H. Geary 2009

See also Landau et al. 2008 and Maury 1917

Sister taxa: Lobatus costatus, Lobatus dominator, Lobatus galliformis, Lobatus gallus, Lobatus gigas, Lobatus goliath, Lobatus rarinus, Lobatus vokesae, Lobatus williamsi

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer


• Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (11 collections)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (9)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (26)

Total: 46 collections each including a single occurrence

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