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Monoplex vespaceus Lamarck 1822 (triton shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 251102

Alternative combinations: Cymatium (Monoplex) vespaceum, Cymatium (Turritriton) vespaceum, Cymatium vespaceum, Triton vespaceum, Turritriton vespaceus

Synonym: Cymatium (Turritriton) indomelanicum Garcia-Talavera 1997 (taxon 251108)

Belongs to Monoplex according to A. G. Beu 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 parthenopeus, Monoplex pilearis, Monoplex ritteri, Monoplex tranquebaricus, Monoplex trigonus, Monoplex turtoni, Monoplex vestitus, Monoplex wiegmanni, Monoplex williamsi, Tritonium (Lampusia) dubium, Lampusia affinis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore