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Oriocrassatella Etheridge Jr. 1907 (clam)

Bivalvia - Crassatellidae

Synonym: Procrassatella Yakovlev 1928

Full reference: R. Etheridge Jr. 1907. Official contributions to the palaeontology of South Australia, No. 18 - Carboniferous fossils from Fossil Head, Treachery Bay, Victoria River estuary. South Australian Parliamentary Paper 55(Suppl):6-11

Parent taxon: Crassatellinae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Bathytormus, Crassatina, Cypricardella, Eucrassatella, Marvacrassatella, Salaputium, Talabrica, Uddenia

Subtaxa: Oriocrassatella brenensis, Oriocrassatella compressa, Oriocrassatella elongata, Oriocrassatella intermedia, Oriocrassatella lapidaria, Oriocrassatella piauiensis, Oriocrassatella plana, Oriocrassatella rutogensis, Oriocrassatella stokesi, Oriocrassatella victori

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Type: Oriocrassatella stokesi

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder