Ranella domenginica Vokes 1939 (triton shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Ranellidae

Alternative combination: Olequahia domenginica

Full reference: H. E. Vokes. 1939. Molluscan faunas of the Domengine and Arroyo Hondo Formations of the California Eocene. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 38:1-246

Belongs to Ranella according to R. L. Squires and R. A. Demetrion 1992

See also Squires 1984, Squires 1988 and Vokes 1939

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

Type specimen: UCMP 15803-15804

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Mexico (2 collections), United States (9: California)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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