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†subclass Palaeoheterodonta Newell 1965 (clam)

Bivalvia - Autobranchia

PaleoDB taxon number: 61563

Alternative spelling: Paleoheterodonta

Full reference: N. D. Newell. 1965. Classification of the Bivalvia. American Museum Novitates 2206:1-25

Parent taxon: Heteroconchia according to R. Bieler and P. M. Mikkelsen 2006

Sister taxa: Cardiomorphi, Eoastartella, Heterodonta, Paullia, Uniomorphi

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder