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Elasmonema Fischer 1885 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Elasmonematidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8771

Invalid subtaxa: Callonema Hall 1879 [replaced name] (no. 63515), Holopea (Callonema) Hall 1879 [replaced name] (no. 110984)

Full reference: P. Fischer. 1885. Manuel de conchyliologie et de paléontologie conchyliologique, ou histoire naturelle des molluscques vivants et fossiles. Fasc. VIII 1-1369

Parent taxon: Elasmonematidae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Anematina, Discordichilus, Hawletrochus, Heidelbergeria, Kimina, Kyndalynia, Streptotrochus

Subtaxa: Elasmonema amabile, Elasmonema bellatula, Elasmonema clarki, Elasmonema corrugata, Elasmonema elegans, Elasmonema filosum, Elasmonema gracilis, Elasmonema hermitei, Elasmonema imitator, Elasmonema improbum, Elasmonema lichas, Elasmonema rotundum, Elasmonema surgens

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Type: Loxonema bellatula

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder