Quadrilatera Deshayes 1860 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Parent taxon: Arcidae according to L. W. Ward and B.W. Blackwelder 1987

See also Beu et al. 1990 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ambrogia, Anadarinae, Angulararca, Arca, Arcinae, Asperarca, Barbatia, Bathyarca, Bentharca, Coraliarca, Fugleria, Karasuarca, Kikaiarca, Litharcinae, Noetiinae

Subtaxa: Quadrilatera januaria

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of New Zealand (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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