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Cirsotrema togatum Hertlein and Strong 1951 (wentletrap)

Gastropoda - Ptenoglossa - Epitoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 157840

Alternative combination: Epitonium (Cirsotrema) togatum

Belongs to Cirsotrema according to H. Dushane 1988

Sister taxa: Cirsotrema (Cirsotremopsis), Cirsotrema (Coroniscala), Cirsotrema (Plastiscala), Cirsotrema (Propescala), Cirsotrema (Rectacirsa), Cirsotrema (Tioria), Cirsotrema cirritum, Cirsotrema crassicostatum, Cirsotrema dalli, Cirsotrema diversiformis, Cirsotrema dubiosa, Cirsotrema fimbriosa, Cirsotrema funiculus, Cirsotrema hauniensis, Cirsotrema miovaricosum, Cirsotrema pleiophylla, Cirsotrema preyoungi, Cirsotrema varicosa, Scala (Cirsotrema) subtenuilamella

Type specimen: Its type locality is Quebrada Camarones [Esmeraldas Fm], which is in a Pliocene marine sandstone/sandstone in the Esmeraldas Formation of Ecuador

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore