Charonia variegata Lamarck 1816 (triton)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Ranellidae

Alternative combinations: Charonia tritonis variegata, Triton variegatum, Triton variegatus

Belongs to Charonia according to A. G. Beu 2010

Sister taxa: Charonia (Charonia), Charonia guichemerri, Charonia lampas, Charonia multinodosa, Charonia sauliae, Charonia tritonis, Charonia weisbordi, Tritonium newsomi, Tritonium pulchrum, Tritonium martinezensis, Tritonium buwaldi, Tritonium impressum, Tritonium centrosum, Tritonium eocenicum, Triton obscurus, Triton heptagonum, Triton abbreviatus, Triton buccinoides, Triton obscurus, Triton ovoideus, Triton crassidens, Triton connectens, Triton quoyi, Triton mississpiensis, Triton atavus, Triton cribrosus, Triton sexcostatus, Triton oligostirus

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (1 collection), Turks and Caicos Islands (1)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (3), the Dominican Republic (3)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (2)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (4)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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