Promysidiella eduliformis Schlotheim 1820 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Mysidiellidae

Alternative combinations: Myalina eduliformis, Mytilus eduliformis, Promyalina eduliformis, Septifer eduliformis

Synonyms: Mytilus inflexus Schmidt 1928, Mytilus vetustus Goldfuss 1826

Belongs to Promysidiella according to T. R. Waller and G. D. Stanley 2005

See also Cox 1932, Frech 1912, Giebel 1856, Kurushin 1985, Neri and Posenato 1985, Ogilvie Gordon 1927, Posenato 2002, Xu 1978 and Yang et al. 1979

Sister taxa: Promysidiella americana, Promysidiella cordillerana, Promysidiella desatoyensis, Promysidiella otiosus, Promysidiella planirecta

Subtaxa: Promysidiella eduliformis praecursor

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (8 collections), Germany (10), Hungary (1), Italy (4), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (9), Spain (1), Tunisia (1), Turkey (1)

Total: 36 collections including 39 occurrences

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