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Anthonya jarai Lazo and Damborenea 2011 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 219148

Full reference: D. G. Lazo and S. E. Damborenea. 2011. Barremian Bivalves From the Huitrín Formation, West-Central Argentina: Taxonomy and Paleoecology Of A Restricted Marine Association. Journal of Paleontology 85(4):721-749

Belongs to Anthonya according to D. G. Lazo and S. E. Damborenea 2011

Sister taxon: Anthonya mifunensis

Type specimen: CPBA 20327.2, a shell (almost complete shell). Its type locality is Agua de la Mula (La Tosca Member, Huitrin Formation), which is in a Barremian shallow subtidal limestone/wackestone in the Huitrin Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder