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Acharax Dall 1908 (Awning Clam)

Bivalvia - Solemyida - Solemyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16150

Alternative spelling: Solemya (Acharax)

Parent taxon: Solemyidae according to S. Kiel and M. Taviana 2018

Sister taxa: Acharacinae, Janacekiinae, Janeia, Solemya, Solemyinae, Trachyaspis turbulensis, Vorkutella, Zesolemya

Subtaxa: Acharax belenensis, Acharax clarificata, Acharax doderleini, Acharax johnsoni, Acharax ventricosa, Solemya (Acharax) burica

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Type: Solemya johnsoni

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-chemosymbiotic