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Gosseletia Barrois 1882 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Ambonychiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16688

Full reference: C. Barrois. 1882. Recherches sur les terrains anciens des Asturies et de la Galice. Mémoires de la Société Géologique du Nord, Lille 2(1)

Parent taxon: Ambonychiidae according to J. Pojeta 1966

Sister taxa: Allonychia, Ambonychia, Ambonychinia, Ambonychiopsis, Amphicoelia, Amphiocoelia, Anomalocoelia, Anomalodonta, Byssopteria, Claudeonychia, Cleionychia, Congeriomorpha, Elasmodophora, Glyptonychia, Leconychia, Lophonychia, Maryonychia, Mytilarca, Notonychia, Opisthoptera, Paramytilarca, Praeanomalodonta, Psilonychia, Pteronychia, Silurinka

Subtaxa: Gosseletia (Cyrtodontopsis), Gosseletia devonica, Gosseletia halfari, Gosseletia retusa, Gosseletia triquetra

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Type: Gosseletia devonica

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder