ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Paracyclas elliptica Hall 1843 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Mactromyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 321868

Belongs to Paracyclas according to A. La Rocque 1950

Sister taxon: Paracyclas dubia

Type specimen: AMNH 4002/2 25, 26, a valve

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic

Average measurements (in mm): valve 27.0 x 20.5