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Palaeanodonta yunnanensis Guo 1985 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Anthracosiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 171850

Full reference: F. X. Guo. 1985. Fossil Bivalves of Yunnan 1-319

Belongs to Palaeanodonta according to F. X. Guo 1985

Sister taxa: Palaeanodonta dubia, Palaeanodonta fischeri, Palaeanodonta fuyuanensis, Palaeanodonta pseudolongissima

Type specimen: IVy 0128, a valve (Right valve). Its type locality is Laochang, Yujia, Xuanwei Fm, Fuyuan County, which is in a Changhsingian marine horizon in the Xuanwei Formation of China.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 15.2