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Crassatella hodgei Stephenson 1923 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 59896

Alternative combination: Crassatellites hodgei

Synonym: Crassatellites roodensis Stephenson 1923 (taxon 109955)

Belongs to Crassatella according to G. L. Wingard 1993

Sister taxa: Crassatella (Crassatella), Crassatella (Landinia), Crassatella (Pachythaerus), Crassatella antestriata, Crassatella aquiana, Crassatella arcacea, Crassatella astartiformis, Crassatella branneri, Crassatella carcarensis, Crassatella carmanahensis, Crassatella carolinensis, Crassatella claytonensis, Crassatella collina, Crassatella compacta, Crassatella compressa, Crassatella conradiana, Crassatella corioensis, Crassatella corrugata, Crassatella cowlitzensis, Crassatella cygnea, Crassatella dalli, Crassatella dennanti, Crassatella dennati, Crassatella densus, Crassatella desmaresti, Crassatella desvauxi, Crassatella elongata, Crassatella eutawcolens, Crassatella flexura, Crassatella fusca, Crassatella gamma, Crassatella haughtoni, Crassatella hauniensis, Crassatella kalitensis, Crassatella kroisbachensis, Crassatella lincolnensis, Crassatella lomana, Crassatella longior, Crassatella meganosensis, Crassatella mercedensis, Crassatella merriami, Crassatella neorhynchus, Crassatella oenana, Crassatella patagonica, Crassatella pedroi, Crassatella perrini, Crassatella plumbea, Crassatella portelli, Crassatella radiata, Crassatella rafaeli, Crassatella rhomboidea, Crassatella scutellaria, Crassatella stewartvillensis, Crassatella stillwaterensis, Crassatella studleyi, Crassatella subregularis, Crassatella sulcata, Crassatella symmetrica, Crassatella texalta, Crassatella trapaquara, Crassatella tumidula, Crassatella uvasana, Crassatella vadosa, Crassatella washingtoniana, Crassatella weaveri, Crassatella willcoxi, Crassatellites neusensis, Crassatellites iheringi, Crassatellites lillisi, Crassatellites yabei, Crassatellites (Crassatellites), Crassatellites camurus, Crassatellites berryi, Crassatellites maroimensis, Crassatellites matsuraensis, Crassatellites exiguus, Crassatellites asakuraensis, Crassatellites texana, Crassatellites inconspicuus, Crassatellites mulates, Crassatellites paramesus, Crassatellites brainerdi, Crassatellites negreetensis

Type specimens:

  • Crassatella hodgei: USNM 31930, a shell
  • Crassatellites roodensis: USNM 31748, a shell.

Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder