Goniophorina nitidula Kříž 2008 (clam)

Bivalvia - Heteroconchia - Lipanellidae

Full reference: J. Kříž. 2008. A new bivalve community from the lower Ludlow of the Prague Basin (Perunica, Bohemia). Bulletin of Geosciences 83(3):237-280

Belongs to Goniophorina according to J. Kříž 2008

Sister taxa: Cosmogoniophorina, Goniophorina (Goniophorina), Goniophorina carinata, Goniophorina semiradiata, Goniophorina volvens

Type specimen: JK 11766, a shell (conjoined valves). Its type locality is Section No. 942, Liščí;í Quarry near Amerika gamekeepers lodge, Karlštejn, which is in a Gorstian carbonate limestone in the Czech Republic.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Section No. 942, Liščí;í Quarry near Amerika gamekeepers lodge, Karlštejn

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