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Ranella olearium Linnaeus 1758 (triton shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 250801

Alternative combinations: Argobuccinum (Ranella) olearium, Murex olearium, Ranella olearia

Synonyms: Argobuccinum giganteum Lamarck 1816 (no. 250805), Ranella gigantea Lamarck 1816 (no. 250804)

Belongs to Ranella according to A. G. Beu 2010

Sister taxa: Ranella anglica, Ranella antiqua, Ranella chilena, Ranella domenginica, Ranella gemmifera, Ranella intercostalis, Ranella junghuhni, Ranella katherineae, Ranella leucostoma, Ranella magnifica, Ranella poppelacki, Ranella prattii, Ranella promensis, Ranella tubercularis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore