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Elversella McRoberts and Newell 2001 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Myalinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 82380

Full reference: C. A. McRoberts and N.D. Newell. 2001. A new Permian myalinid genus, Elversella, of west Texas. American Museum Novitates 3311:1-5

Parent taxon: Myalinidae according to C. A. McRoberts and N.D. Newell 2001

Sister taxa: Aviculomyalina, Hemimenion, Joannina, Liebea, Myalina, Naiadites, Novaculapermia, Orthomyalina, Posidoniella, Promyalina, Pseudomyalina, Selenimyalina, Selenimyalininae, Septimyalina

Subtaxa: Elversella rugosa

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Type: Elversella rugosa

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder