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†family Modiolopsidae Fischer 1885 (clam)

Bivalvia - Mytilida

PaleoDB taxon number: 106645

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: Modiolopsoidea according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

Sister taxon: Goniophorinidae

Subtaxa: Dipleurodonta, Ectenocardiomorpha, Paramodiola, Runnegaria, Whiteavsia

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder