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Gujocardita Nakazawa and Newell 1968 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 17714

Full reference: K. Nakazawa and N.D. Newell. 1968. Permian bivalves of Japan. Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyoto University, Series of Geology and Mineralogy 35(1):1-108

Parent taxon: Carditidae according to Z.J. Fang 1987

Sister taxa: Ainicardita, Cardiocardita, Cardita, Carditamera, Carditamerinae, Carditesinae, Carditinae, Crassicardia, Glans, Ludbrookia, Lunulicardita, Maghrebella, Miodomeridinae, Miodontiscus, Pleuromeris, Schizocardita, Thecaliinae, Venericardiinae, Venericardinae, Vetericardiella, Xenocardita

Subtaxa: Gujocardita curta, Gujocardita elliptica, Gujocardita obesa, Gujocardita oblonga, Gujocardita oviformis, Gujocardita parviradiatus, Gujocardita subquadrata

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Type: Gujocardita oviformis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder