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Eritropis Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson 1977 (clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculida - Praenuculidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 89324

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: Praenuculidae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Afganodesma, Concavodonta, Concavodontinae, Fidera, Habonucula, Homilodonta, Ledopsis, Nuculodonta, Palaeoconcha, Palaeoconchiella, Praenucula, Praenuculinae, Pseudoledopsis, Pseudonucula, Similodonta, Smilodonta, Tironucula

Subtaxa: Eritropis opiformis

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Type: Isoarca opiformis

Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal deposit feeder