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Naticonoda elegans Heidelberger 2001 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Platyceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 74859

Full reference: D. Heidelberger. 2001. Mitteldevonische (Givetische) Gastropoden (Mollusca) aus der Lahnmulde (suedliches Rheinisches Schiefergebirge). Geologische Abhandlungen Hessen 106:1-291

Belongs to Naticonoda according to P. J. Wagner 2020

Sister taxon: Naticonoda prieuri

Type specimen: Its type locality is Gastropods of the Lahn Basin Limestones: Hahnstaetten (back-reef), which is in a Givetian carbonate limestone/reef rocks in the Bücheler Formation of Germany

Ecology: passively mobile epifaunal coprophage