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Catazone Perner 1907 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Hormotomidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8649

Alternative spelling: Murchisonia (Catazone)

Full reference: J. Perner. 1907. Gastéropodes, Tome 2: Pleurotomaridae et Murchisonidae 1-380

Parent taxon: Hormotomidae according to P. J. Wagner 2016

Sister taxa: Coelocaulus, Diplozone, Gyrodoma, Hormotoma, Hormotomina, Medfracaulus, Plethospira, Ptychocaulus

Subtaxa: Catazone apate, Catazone argolis, Catazone boylei, Catazone changningensis, Catazone cingulata, Catazone compressa, Catazone cuneus, Catazone demidoffi, Catazone egregium, Catazone eversolensis, Catazone latona, Catazone nevadana, Catazone podolica, Catazone robustula, Catazone styloidea

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Type: Murchisonia (Catazone) cuneus

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder