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Monoplex parthenopeus von Salis Marschlins 1793 (triton shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 159070

Alternative combinations: Cymatium (Monoplex) parthenopeum, Cymatium parthenopeum, Murex parthenopeus

Synonyms: Cymatium (Linatella) valentinei Olsson and Petit 1964 (no. 159067), Cymatium (Monoplex) valentinei Olsson and Petit 1964 (no. 159068), Monoplex australasiae Perry 1811 (no. 187855)

Belongs to Monoplex according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

Sister taxa: 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 pilearis, Monoplex ritteri, Monoplex tranquebaricus, Monoplex trigonus, Monoplex turtoni, Monoplex vespaceus, Monoplex vestitus, Monoplex wiegmanni, Monoplex williamsi, Tritonium (Lampusia) dubium, Lampusia affinis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore