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Family Tindariidae Verrill and Bush 1897 (clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculanida

PaleoDB taxon number: 86245

Authorship attributed to Sanders and Allen (1977) in Coan et al. (2000).

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Parent taxon: Malletioidea according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Cucullellidae, Pseudocyrtodontidae, Strabidae

Subtaxa: Neilonellidae, Tindaria, Tindariinae

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder