Cheilotomona elegans Yin and Yochelson 1983 (snail)

Gastropoda - Prosobranchia - Goniasmatidae

Full reference: H.-F. Yin and E. L. Yochelson. 1983. Middle Triassic Gastropoda from Qingyan, Guizhou Province, China: 1 - Pleurotomariacea and Murchisoniacea. Journal of Paleontology 57(1):162-187

Belongs to Cheilotomona according to H.-F. Yin and E. L. Yochelson 1983

Sister taxa: Cheilotomona acutocarinata, Cheilotomona avisii, Cheilotomona blumi, Cheilotomona pentagonum

Type specimen: GQ81051. Its type locality is Yinshanpo KC262, Qingyan, which is in a Pelsonian/Illyrian marine shale/marl in the Qingyan Formation of China.

Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution: found only at Yinshanpo KC262, Qingyan

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