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Neoschizodus laevigatus Ziethen 1830 (clam)

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Myophoriidae

Alternative combinations: Myophoria (Neoschizodus) laevigata, Myophoria laevigata, Neoschizodus laevigata, Trigonia laevigata

Belongs to Neoschizodus according to R. Hofmann and M. Hautmann 2013

Sister taxa: Myophoria (Neoschizodus) kreitneri, Neoschizodus cardissoides, Neoschizodus elongatus, Neoschizodus hubeiensis, Neoschizodus kitakamiensis, Neoschizodus kolymensis, Neoschizodus mongumensis, Neoschizodus ovatus, Neoschizodus praeorbicularis, Neoschizodus thaynesianus

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell length 27.2, valve 15.2 x 10.5