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Pojetaia Jell 1980 (clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 16103

Synonyms: Jellia Li and Zhou 1986 (no. 17140), Oryzoconcha He and Pei 1985 (no. 65581)

Full reference: P. A. Jell. 1980. Earliest known pelecypod on Earth - a new Early Cambrian genus from Australia. Alcheringa 4(1/2):233-239

Parent taxon: Radiidentoidei according to P. Yu. Parkhaev 2001

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Pojetaia dentifera, Pojetaia ostseensis, Pojetaia ovata, Pojetaia runnegari, Pojetaia sarhoensis

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Type: Pojetaia runnegari

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder