A live but retracted individual of Cabestana spengleri, a species in the Ranellidae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Littorinimorpha
Superfamily: Tonnoidea
Suter, 1913

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The Tonnoidea are a superfamily of sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the clade Littorinimorpha.[1] This superfamily includes many very large species.


Families within the superfamily Tonnoidea include:


  1. Bouchet, P. & Rocroi, J.-P. (2005). "Classification and Nomenclator of Gastropod Families". Malacologia. 47 (1–2).

See also

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