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Elasmatium (clam)

Bivalvia - Protostomia

PaleoDB taxon number: 18855

Parent taxon: Bivalvia according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acturellina, Amphikoilinae, Anthraconauta, Arhouriellidae, Aviculomya, Barcoona, Bleta, Brachyanodon, Burriera, Camnantia, Carnidia, Cirravidae, Claughtonia, Clotho, Coloniceramus, Cruciella, Cryptodonta, Ctenolima, Delia, Edon, Elliptoidea, Ensia, Eubivalvia, Euburnopecten, Euprotobranchia, Ferganoconcha, Fogiella, Geinitzia, Gibboconcha, Gosselettia, Guebhardia, Guerichia, Hemisterias, Hippagus, Isodonta, Isofilibranchia, Joannisiella, Laubeia, Laurskiidae, Leila, Libitina, Libyaconchus, Lithophagella, Lux, Manankovia, Martinsonella, Megagrypha, Megalodus, Megalomus, Myacites, Neotaxodonta, Onkogrypha, Ostreavicula, Palaearca, Palaeotaxodonta, Palanatina, Paradoxia, Paraviculidae, Phyllonia, Platymya, Pleureterites, Praecardiomya, Praelamellodontidae, Praevicula, Productea, Promargaritifera, Prosodacna, Protobranchia, Protoentolium, Psammoconcha, Pseudanodonta, Pseudocardita, Pseudospatha, Rebusum, Reniella, Rhenanomya, Rousseliinae, Sancticarolis, Septocardiidae, Serrilaminula, Somalidacna, Spirodomidae, Taeniodon, Tatella, Telistrophis, Trachidomia, Trigonellites, Praeanomalodontata, Fusidae, Anomalodesmacea, Solenomyidae, Teleodesmacea, Eoasmussia, Prionodesmacea, Phaenomya, Plicatulacea, Corbidae, Gariidae, Palaeostrea sinica, Palaeoentolium marginiplicatum, Palaeoentolium liscaviense

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder