Schafhaeutlia astartiformis Münster 1841 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Alternative combination: Gonodon astartiformis

Full reference: G. Münster. 1841. Beiträge zur Geognosie und Petrefacten-Kunde des südöstlichen Tirols vorzüglich der Schichten von St. Cassian. II. Beschreibung und Abbildung der in den Kalkmergelschichten von St. Cassian gefunden Versteinerungen. Beiträge zur Petrefacten-Kunde 4:25-152

Belongs to Schafhaeutlia according to E. Friesenbichler et al. 2019

Sister taxa: Schafhaeutlia laubei, Schafhaeutlia mellingi, Schafhaeutlia nebulosa, Schafhaeutlia schafhaeutli, Schafhaeutlia trigona, Gonodon planum, Gonodon lamellosus, Gonodon esinense, Gonodon rudis, Gonodon angulatum, Gonodus giganteus, Gonodus manzavinii, Gonodus dolomiticus, Gonodus timorensis, Krumbeckia tambangensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is St. Cassian (Munster coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (17 collections), Italy (9), Jordan (1), Romania (1), Singapore (1), Slovenia (1), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (1)

Total: 31 collections each including a single occurrence

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