Family Tonnidae Suter 1913 (tun shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Tonnidae

Parent taxon: Tonnoidea according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Beesley 1998, Beu 2005, Beu 2010, Bouchet et al. 2005, Ponder and Warén 1988 and Todd 2001

Sister taxa: Laubierinidae, Pisanianuridae

Subtaxa: Eudolium Malea Tonna Tonninae

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Costa Rica (1), Cuba (1), the Dominican Republic (1), Ecuador (1), Fiji (1), French Polynesia (1), Greece (1), Italy (1), Japan (9), Kenya (1), Mexico (1), Pakistan (1), Panama (3), the Philippines (1), Saudi Arabia (1), South Africa (1), Taiwan (1), United States (8: Florida, Hawaii, Louisiana), Vanuatu (2)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (2), Mexico (1), United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene of Colombia (6), Costa Rica (9), the Dominican Republic (10), Ecuador (4), Fiji (2), Greece (2), Indonesia (2), Italy (2), Jamaica (7), Japan (9), Mexico (1), Pakistan (4), Panama (10), Papua New Guinea (1), Spain (5), United States (11: California, Florida), Venezuela (14)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (7)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), Colombia (8), Costa Rica (2), Cuba (1), the Dominican Republic (42), Fiji (1), Germany (2), Greece (2), Grenada (2), Haiti (1), India (1), Indonesia (4), Italy (4), Japan (2), the Netherlands (2), Pakistan (2), Panama (55), Peru (2), Poland (1), Puerto Rico (1), South Africa (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (8: Florida), Venezuela (5)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Haiti (1)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Pakistan (1)

Total: 301 collections including 343 occurrences

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