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Leporimetis intastriata Say 1826 (tellin clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 90892

Alternative combinations: Apolymetis intastriata, Florimetis intastriata, Psammotreta intastriata, Tellina intastriata

Belongs to Leporimetis according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Leporimetis cognata, Leporimetis spectabilis, Psammotreta (Leporimetis) asthenodon, Psammotreta (Leporimetis) cognata, Psammotreta (Leporimetis) dombei, Psammotreta (Leporimetis) excavata, Psammotreta (Leporimetis) obesa, Psammotreta (Leporimetis) rostellata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder