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Monoplex Perry 1811 (triton shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 10146

Alternative spelling: Cymatium (Monoplex)

Synonyms: Cabestanimorpha Iredale 1936 (no. 250867), Cymatium (Cymatriton) Clench and Turner 1957 (no. 115860), Cymatium (Lampusia) Schumacher 1817 (no. 115859), Cymatriton Clench and Turner 1957 (no. 250868), Lamposia Schumacher 1817 (no. 337244), Lampusia Schumacher 1817 (no. 10036), Triton (Lampusia) Schumacher 1817 (no. 159060), Tritonium (Lampusia) Schumacher 1817 (no. 113075)

Parent taxon: Ranellidae according to A. G. Beu 2010

Sister taxa: Argobuccinum, Biplex, Cantharulus, Cymatiinae, Cymatium, Haurokoa, Neptunellininae, Personinae, Ranellinae, Trachytriton

Subtaxa: Lampusia affinis, Monoplex amictus, Monoplex aquatilis, Monoplex cercadicus, Monoplex chlorostomoides, Monoplex comptus, Monoplex exaratus, Monoplex gatunicus, Monoplex gurabonicus, Monoplex infelix, Monoplex jackwinorum, Monoplex krebsii, Monoplex lignarius, Monoplex longispira, Monoplex macrodon, Monoplex mundus, Monoplex nicobaricus, Monoplex panamensis, Monoplex parthenopeus, Monoplex pilearis, Monoplex ritteri, Monoplex tranquebaricus, Monoplex trigonus, Monoplex turtoni, Monoplex vespaceus, Monoplex vestitus, Monoplex wiegmanni, Monoplex williamsi, Tritonium (Lampusia) dubium

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore