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Parathyasira Iredale 1930 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Thyasiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18035

Alternative spelling: Thyasira (Parathyasira)

Parent taxon: Thyasiridae according to P. A. Maxwell 1992

Sister taxa: Axinopsida, Axinopsidinae, Axinulus, Axinus, Conchocele, Cretaxinus, Genaxinus, Leptaxinus, Storthodon, Tauraxinus, Thyasira, Thyasirinae

Subtaxa: Parathyasira flemingi, Thyasira (Parathyasira) notosulca

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder-chemosymbiotic