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Stenozone elegans Swart 1998 (snail)

Gastropoda - Eotomarioidea - Gosseletinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 134962

Alternative combination: Glabrocingulum (Stenozone) elegans

Full reference: R. H. Swart. 1998. Revision of Permian pleurotomarian gastropods from the Carnarvon and Bonaparte basins, Western Australia. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria 110(1/2):163-172

Belongs to Stenozone according to M. E. Clapham 2015

Sister taxa: Glabrocingulum (Stenozone) argentinus, Glabrocingulum (Stenozone) carlsbadensis, Glabrocingulum (Stenozone) johnstonei, Glabrocingulum (Stenozone) nodosuturala, Glabrocingulum (Stenozone) pleurotomariformis, Stenozone costatiformis

Type specimen: CPC 34946, a shell. Its type locality is BMR GW329, which is in a Roadian coastal siliciclastic in the Coolkilya Formation of Australia.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer