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Ranularia cynocephalum Lamarck 1816 (triton shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 159021

Alternative combinations: Cymatium (Ranularia) cynocephalum, Cymatium cynocephalum, Lampusia cynocephala, Triton cynocephalum

Synonyms: Cymatium (Ranularia) caribbaeum Clench and Turner 1957 (no. 251126), Cymatium (Ranularia) maoritinctum Reeve 1844 (no. 251131), Cymatium caribbaeum Clench and Turner 1957 (no. 251127), Cymatium maoritinctum Reeve 1844 (no. 251130), Ranularia maoritincta Reeve 1844 (no. 251129), Triton maoritinctus Reeve 1844 (no. 251128)

Belongs to Ranularia according to A. G. Beu 2010

Sister taxa: Ranularia dunkeri, Ranularia gallinago, Ranularia gutturnia, Ranularia pyrum, Ranularia rehderi

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore