Septa occidentalis Mörch 1877 (triton shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

Alternative combinations: Cymatium (Septa) occidentale, Cymatium (Septa) rubeculum occidentale, Cymatium occidentale, Cymatium rubeculum occidentale, Triton (Lampusia) rubecula occidentale

Belongs to Septa according to A. G. Beu 2010

Sister taxa: Cymatium (Septa) janetae, Septa landaui, Septa ogygia, Septa rubecula, Simpulum antillarum

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Moin Formation (unspecified localities) (Pliocene of Costa Rica)

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