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Sphaeriola Stoliczka 1871 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18273

Parent taxon: Fimbriidae according to L. R. Cox et al. 1969

Sister taxa: Cerkesia, Cyclopellatia, Haastina, Mutiella, Parvicorbis, Schafhaeutlia, Sphaera

Subtaxa: Sphaeriola crassicostata, Sphaeriola grandaeva, Sphaeriola leedae, Sphaeriola madridi

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Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic