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Charonia Gistel 1848 (triton)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9634

Invalid subtaxa: Buccinatorium Mörch 1877 (no. 117869), Eutritonium Cossmann 1904 (no. 117872), Semiranella de Gregorio 1880 (no. 117871), Triton Montfort 1810 (no. 90732), Triton (Semiranella) de Gregorio 1880 (no. 117870), Tritonium Röding 1798 [replaced name] (no. 97620)

Parent taxon: Cymatiinae according to A. G. Beu 2005

Sister taxa: Antarctiranella, Cabestana, Cymatiella, Linatella, Sassia

Subtaxa: Charonia (Charonia), Charonia guichemerri, Charonia lampas, Charonia multinodosa, Charonia sauliae, Charonia tritonis, Charonia variegata, Charonia weisbordi, Triton atavus, Triton buccinoides, Triton connectens, Triton cribrosus, Triton heptagonum, Triton obscurus, Triton obscurus, Triton oligostirus, Triton ovoideus, Triton quoyi, Triton sexcostatus, Tritonium buwaldi, Tritonium centrosum, Tritonium martinezensis

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Type: Murex tritonis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore