Myacites baconicus Bittner 1901 (clam)

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Trigonodidae

Alternative combination: Anodontophora (Myacites) baconicus

Full reference: A. Bittner. 1901. Lamellibranchiaten aus der Trias des Bakonyer Waldes [Bivalves from the Triassic of the Bakony Forest]. Resultate der Wissenschaftlichen Erforschung des Balatonsees, II Band: Paläontologie der Umgebung des Balatonsees 1(3):1-107

Belongs to Myacites according to A. Bittner 1901

See also Ogilvie Gordon 1927

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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Vörösberény, Hungary, which is in a Pelsonian open shallow subtidal limestone in the Felsõörs Formation of Hungary

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Hungary (1 collection), Italy (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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