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Carota Stephenson 1952 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 10899

Full reference: L. W. Stephenson. 1952. Larger invertebrate fossils of the Woodbine formation (Cenomanian) of Texas. USGS Professional Paper (242)1-225

Parent taxon: Volutidae according to L. R. Saul and W. P. Popenoe 1993

Sister taxa: Alcithoinae, Amoria, Amoriinae, Athletinae, Aurinia, Benthovoluta, Calliotectinae, Closia, Cymbiinae, Cymbium, Enaeta, Eucymba, Fulgoraria, Fulgorariinae, Gosavia, Haliinae, Involuta, Notoplejona, Notovoluta, Odontocymbiolinae, Pavora, Phenacoptygma, Scaphella, Scaphellinae, Teremachia, Volutilithinae, Volutinae, Yetinae, Zidoninae

Subtaxa: Carota dilleri

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore