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Brachilyrodesma Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson 1977 (clam)

Bivalvia - Unioni - Lyrodesmatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 106660

Full reference: J. Pojeta and J. Gilbert-Tomlinson. 1977. Australian Ordovician pelecypod molluscs. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, Bulletin 174:1-64

Parent taxon: Lyrodesmatidae according to J. Pojeta and J. Gilbert-Tomlinson 1977

Sister taxa: Lyrodesma, Lyronucula, Noradonta, Pseudarca, Pseudaxinus, Siliquarca, Tanaodon

Subtaxa: Brachilyrodesma radkei

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Type: Brachilyrodesma radkei

Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder