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Dimorphoconcha Wasmer and Hautmann 2012 (file clam)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Limidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 247939

Full reference: M. Wasmer and M. Hautmann. 2012. Systematic Palaeontology, in Olenekian (Early Triassic) bivalves from the Salt Range and Surghar Range, Pakistan. Palaeontology 55:1047-1065

Parent taxon: Limidae according to M. Wasmer and M. Hautmann 2012

Sister taxa: Acesta, Anomolima, Antarctolima, Antiquilima, Aviculolima, Badiotella, Calcicanicularia, Callolima, Costellacesta, Ctenoides, Ctenostreioninae, Ctenostreon, Divarilima, Echinorbis, Elimata, Eolimea, Escalima, Gemellima, Gryphellina, Latemaria, Lima, Limaria, Limatula, Limatuletta, Limatulinae, Limea, Liminae, Mantellina, Meotolima, Mysidioptera, Notolimea, Palaeolima, Plagiostoma, Plagiostominae, Platilimaria, Plicacesta, Pseudacesta, Pseudoctenostreon, Pseudolimea, Pseudolucina, Roncania, Serania, Seymourtula, Tirolidia

Subtaxa: Dimorphoconcha globosa

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Type: Dimorphoconcha globosa

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder