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Class Bivalvia Linnaeus 1758 (clam)

Eubilateria - Protostomia

PaleoDB taxon number: 16005

Invalid subtaxa: Asiphonidae Choffat 1886 [invalid subgroup] (no. 382046), Astarte scrivenori Newton 1906 [nomen dubium] (no. 194353), Bathyspinulinae Coan and Scott 1997 [invalid subgroup] (no. 86057), Cypricardia praerupta Dana 1847 [nomen dubium] (no. 246965), Lamellibranchiata Blainville (no. 83691), Modiolopsis praerupta Dana 1847 [nomen dubium] (no. 246869), Ostrea compta Goldfuss 1838 [nomen dubium] (no. 294813), Palaeoentolium [nomen nudum] (no. 16883), Palaeostrea Grabau 1936 [nomen dubium] (no. 270787), Pelecypoda Goldfuss 1820 (no. 54126), Solecurtus (Psammobia) planulatus Dana 1847 [nomen dubium] (no. 246947), Solecurtus ellipticus Dana 1847 [nomen dubium] (no. 246945), Solen (Solecurtus) ellipticus Dana 1847 [nomen dubium] (no. 246855), Solen (Solecurtus) planulatus Dana 1847 [nomen dubium] (no. 246856), Stutchburia praerupta Dana 1847 [nomen dubium] (no. 246916)

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Mollusca according to D. I. Gravestock et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Acaenoplax, Acevina, Actinoconus, Aculopileus, Acutirostriconus, Aldanolina, Algomella, Anisomyaria, Aplacophora, Aulacotrochus, Aviculocephaloconus, Bagenoviella, Beroides, Bisulcus, Calyptoptomatida, Cambroscutum, Caudofoveata, Centriconus, Cephalopoda, Codonoconus, Conchifera, Conchula, Corystos, Crestoconus, Cyrtostoma, Dingus, Diplacophora, Dysmea, Dysnoetopla, Ebianella, Eosoconus, Gastropoda, Granoconus, Gutticonus, Hamatoconus, Helcionelloida, Hemithecellitina, Huangshandogoconus, Huangshandongoconus, Kaschkadakia, Katunioides, Kepinospira, Khairkhaniidae, Khairkhaniiformes, Kraikchania, Kuanchuanella, Ladamarekiidae, Laticonus, Liantuoconus, Ligyrokala, Mackenziella, Maikhanellidae, Makarakia, Merismoconcha, Minymerisma, Miozonites, Nothamusium, Odontogriphus, Omalenlina, Palaeacmaea, Paragastropoda, Parascenella, Patelliconidae, Peotoconus, Pichynella, Polytropis, Porcaconus, Proconus, Protodrepanostoma, Pseudomatthevia, Rostroconchia, Sachitida, Sargaella, Scamboscamna, Scaphopoda, Scenellopsis, Serialia, Shabaktiella, Sichuanospira, Sinuconus, Solandangella, Solenogastres, Songlingella, Spatuloconus, Stenothecella, Stenothecoida, Sulcocarina, Tentaculita, Tergomya, Trunctoconus, Tuberoconus, Xilingxiaconus, Xinnanospira, Yangtzemerisma

Subtaxa: Acturellina, Amphikoilinae, Anomalodesmacea, Anthraconauta, Arhouriellidae, Aviculomya, Barcoona, Bleta, Brachyanodon, Burriera, Camnantia, Carnidia, Cirravidae, Claughtonia, Clotho, Coloniceramus, Corbidae, Cruciella, Cryptodonta, Ctenolima, Delia, Edon, Elasmatium, Elliptoidea, Ensia, Eoasmussia, Eubivalvia, Euburnopecten, Euprotobranchia, Ferganoconcha, Fogiella, Fusidae, Gariidae, 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, Palaeoentolium liscaviense, Palaeoentolium marginiplicatum, Palaeostrea sinica, Palaeotaxodonta, Palanatina, Paradoxia, Paraviculidae, Phaenomya, Phyllonia, Platymya, Pleureterites, Plicatulacea, Praeanomalodontata, Praecardiomya, Praelamellodontidae, Praevicula, Prionodesmacea, Productea, Promargaritifera, Prosodacna, Protobranchia, Protoentolium, Psammoconcha, Pseudanodonta, Pseudocardita, Pseudospatha, Rebusum, Reniella, Rhenanomya, Rousseliinae, Sancticarolis, Septocardiidae, Serrilaminula, Solenomyidae, Somalidacna, Spirodomidae, Taeniodon, Tatella, Teleodesmacea, Telistrophis, Trachidomia, Trigonellites

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder