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Saikraconcha Yancey and Boyd 1983 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Saikraconchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 17014

Full reference: T. E. Yancey and D.W. Boyd. 1983. Revision of the Alatoconchidae: a remarkable family of Permian bivalves. Palaeontology 26(3):497-520

Parent taxon: Saikraconchinae according to T. E. Yancey and K. Ozaki 1986

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Saikraconcha (Dereconcha), Saikraconcha ogulineci, Saikraconcha tunisiensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder