Praemytilus (clam)

Bivalvia - Mytilida

Parent taxon: Mytiloida according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Austromytilus, Breviorthonota, Coxesia, Fungiacara, Gibbomodiola, Isognomoidea, Leiosolenus, Lithodomina, Lunulacardioidea, Malleoidea, Modiolopsoidea, Modiomytilus, Myapalmula, Mysidiella, Mysidielloidea, Mytiloidea, Mytilon, Mytilops, Notobotula, Paramusculus, Pernomytilus, Protopis, Pseudocolpomya, Regoria, Regulifer, Rhomboidella, Rhynchomytilus, Semimodiola, Septiola, Skarlatella, Sootryenella, Striamodiolus, Strimodiolus, Tommasina, Undatimusculus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (6 collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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