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Aristerella Ulrich 1894 (clam)

Bivalvia - Modiomorphida - Modiomorphidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 17108

Full reference: E. O. Ulrich. 1894. The Lower Silurian Lamellibranchiata of Minnesota. Minnesota Geology and Natural History Survey 3:475-628

Parent taxon: Modiomorphidae according to L. R. Cox et al. 1969

Sister taxa: Butovicellinae, Byssodesma, Cymatonota, Dceruska, Glossites, Guerangeria, Healeyinae, Hippomya, Janicula, Joannininae, Liromytilus, Megambonia, Modiolopsinae, Modiomorphinae, Orthodesma, Parallelodus, Pholadomorpha, Prolobella, Pyanomya, Redonia, Saffordia, Semicorallidomus, Spathella, Sphenotomorpha, Taimyria, Tylophora, Whiteavesia

Subtaxa: Aristerella nitidula

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder