Cassis cornuta Linnaeus 1758 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Cassidae

Alternative combinations: Buccinum cornutum, Cassidea cornuta

Belongs to Cassis according to A. G. Beu 2005

See also Martin 1879 and Wilson 2002

Sister taxa: Cassis (Cassis), Cassis (Hypocassis), Cassis (Morionella), Cassis (Sassia), Cassis altispira, Cassis birmanica, Cassis carinata, Cassis costulifera, Cassis delta, Cassis depressior, Cassis fimbriata, Cassis flammea, Cassis flintensis, Cassis floridensis, Cassis glaucoides, Cassis herklotsi, Cassis ketteri, Cassis maccormacki, Cassis madagascariensis, Cassis mamillaris, Cassis mammillaris, Cassis norai, Cassis nummulitiphila, Cassis retusa, Cassis subtuberosa, Cassis sulcifera, Cassis togata, Cassis tuberosa, Cassis vialensis, Cassidea birmanica

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), Kenya (1)

• Miocene of Fiji (1), Northern Mariana Islands (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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