Barbatia (Barbatia) costellata Tiwari 2001 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Full reference: B. P. Tiwari. 2001. Neogene palaeontology of the Surma Group, Mizoram, India. 1 - The Arcoida (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Journal of the Paleontological Society of India 46:147-160

Belongs to Barbatia (Barbatia) according to B. P. Tiwari 2001

Sister taxa: Barbatia (Barbatia) adamsiana, Barbatia (Barbatia) appendiculata, Barbatia (Barbatia) barbata, Barbatia (Barbatia) bonaczyi, Barbatia (Barbatia) cancellaria, Barbatia (Barbatia) delepida, Barbatia (Barbatia) endomena, Barbatia (Barbatia) inusitata, Barbatia (Barbatia) islopa, Barbatia (Barbatia) lacerata, Barbatia (Barbatia) lima, Barbatia (Barbatia) nattheimensis, Barbatia (Barbatia) picota, Barbatia (Barbatia) propatula, Barbatia (Barbatia) propertua, Barbatia (Barbatia) uhligi, Barbatia (Ustularca) fusca, Barbatia (Ustularca) stearnsii

Type specimen: PUC1/4, a shell. Its type locality is Upper Bhuban Fm - Loc. 3, which is in a Miocene shoreface sandstone in the Upper Bhuban Formation of India.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Upper Bhuban Fm - Loc. 3

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