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Yoldia (Yoldia) myalis Couthouy 1838 (clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Yoldiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 86094

Alternative combinations: Leda myalis, Nucula myalis, Yoldia myalis

Synonyms: Nucula cascoensis Mighels and Adams 1842 (no. 86095), Yoldia vancouverensis Smith 1880 (no. 86096)

Belongs to Yoldia (Yoldia) according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Yoldia (Yoldia) biremis, Yoldia (Yoldia) glaberrima, Yoldia (Yoldia) makarovi, Yoldia (Yoldia) rostriformis, Yoldia (Yoldia) saitoi, Yoldia (Yoldia) similis, Yoldia (Yoldia) vengeriana

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder