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Lyroschizodus subelegans Waagen 1881 (clam)

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Trigoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 146544

Alternative combination: Myophoria subelegans

Full reference: W. Waagen. 1881. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part III. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(3):185-328

Belongs to Lyroschizodus according to M. E. Clapham 2015

Sister taxa: Lyroschizodus djemelensis, Lyroschizodus oklahomensis, Lyroschizodus orbicularis, Lyroschizodus praecox, Lyroschizodus tobai

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 12.0