Myacites faba Winkler 1859 (clam)

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Trigonodidae

Alternative combinations: Lithophagus faba, Modiolus (Modiolus) faba

Belongs to Myacites according to Winkler 1859

See also Bittner 1901, Stoppani 1865 and Winckler 1861

Sister taxa: Myacites (Pleuromya), Myacites baconicus, Myacites depressus, Myacites grandis, Myacites musculoides, Myacites obtusus, Myacites radiatus

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Germany (2 collections), Hungary (2), Italy (3)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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