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Schizogonium tamarinum Bandel 1991 (snail)

Gastropoda - Schizogonioidea - Schizogoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 253077

Full reference: K. Bandel. 1991. Schlitzbandschnecken mit perlmutteriger Schale aus den triassischen St. Cassian Schichten der Dolomiten [Gastropods from the Triassic St. Cassian Formation of the Dolomites]. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, A 92:1-53

Belongs to Schizogonium according to K. Bandel 1991

Sister taxa: Schizogonium ampezzanum, Schizogonium brandis, Schizogonium elevatum, Schizogonium gracilis, Schizogonium impressum, Schizogonium lamellosum, Schizogonium laubei, Schizogonium pentagonum, Schizogonium scalare, Schizogonium serratum, Schizogonium subcostatum, Schizogonium subdentatum, Schizogonium tetraptychum

Type specimen: NHMW 1990/628. Its type locality is Tamarin near Cortina d'Ampezzo, which is in a Julian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone/marl in the Cassian Formation of Italy.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 1.30