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Lithodomina abbreviata Waagen 1881 (clam)

Bivalvia - Mytilida

PaleoDB taxon number: 146553

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

Belongs to Lithodomina according to W. Waagen 1881

Sister taxa: Lithodomina bakhensis, Lithodomina typa

Type specimen: Its type locality is Chidru, topmost Productus Limestone, Salt Range, which is in a Changhsingian coastal sandstone in the Chhidru Formation of Pakistan

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve 12.0 x 2.0