Order Pterioida Newell 1965 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pterioida

Parent taxon: Pteriomorphia according to R. Bieler and P. M. Mikkelsen 2006

See also Coan et al. 2000, Giribet and Wheeler 2002, Gliozzi and Malatesta 1983, Scholz et al. 2008, Sepkoski 2002, Spencer et al. 2004, Vokes 1980, Ward 1992 and Ward and Blackwelder 1987

Sister taxa: Mytilomorphi, Ostreomorphi, Prionodonta, Rutotia

Subtaxa: Acobaecardium Ahtioconcha Allobuchia Alnifia Altaipecten Amphijanira Amuropecten Anderkenia Annulinectes Antijanira Antipecten Arcticeramus Arctomyalina Arzelella Augea Avichlamys Avicularca Aviculoperna Aviculovulsa Bakevellidae Barbosaia Barehamia Bittneria Boiomytilus Bouleigmus Burckhardtia Calvaentolium Cameleolopha Canadotis Capedopecten Carinonychia Chalmasia Cheiopteria Cleidochondrella Cliopteria Cochlearites Colpentolium Corallospondylus Cornutoentolium Costeina Costentolium Crenamussium Cteniopleurium Cussetostrea Darteplicatula Datta Diotis Dipleurites Dolichopteron Dolponella Dorcadungula Echinopecten Enkelbergia Ensipteria Entoliopsis Entomonotis Euptera Euthymipecten Exputens Fascinewellipecten Fergania Fibrosopecten Follmannia Fractoceramus Freneixita Freneixostrea Fylgia Gerlus Gervilleiogoma Gervilletia Gervillia hanitschi Glendella Gondwanella Grabella Gryphaeligmus Haenleinia Haumea Hayasakapecten Heligmina Heligmopsis Heterostrea Hoernesiella Hokonuia Hypotrema Hypoxytoma Ignara Indonectes Inoceramya Intodesma Jeletzkiella Kabyaipecten Kaparachlamys Kinderkaella Kobayshites Kochia Kokanostrea Konbostrea Lamellotacea Langsonella Lenella Lentilla Leproconcha Lilangina Limanomia Limatuella Limatulina Linsdallia Lissochlamis Lissopecten Lithioperna Lituyapecten Loemmelella Longidaonella Lywcea Maorimonotis Mclearnia Merismopteria Minervapecten Mixtipecten Monopteria Morrisipecten Moussonella Mrassiella Myalinopterella Mysidoptera Mytiloceramus Nathorstella Neithella Neitheops Neontolium Newsomella Nodonychia Notochlamy Notovola Novaculaperma Opiotoptera Orbiculopecten Ornithopecten Ostreinella Ostreonella Oxypteria Pachymytilus Pachyperna Pachypteria Pacimonotis Palaeocardia Palaeoentolium Palaeopinna Parahalobia Paraucellina Parvochlamys Pectinula Pergamidia Periclaria Permoceramus Pethopecten Phialopecten Pichlerella Pinnina Platygena Plethocardia Pleuromysidia Plicatostylus Pomiropecten Pompeckjina Praeamonotis Praeaucellina Praebuchia Praesondylopecten Procopievskia Proostrea Prospondylidea Pseudodidymotis Pseudogyra Pseudoheligmus Pseudopachymytilus Pseudovola Pteriina Pterinoactinodesma Pterioidina Pteronitina Qiyangia Raricardium Regalilima Reubenia Rhyssomytiloides Saintiopsis Scythemtolium Semuridia Septihoernesia Sergipia Sichuania Sinectenolium Sokolowia Soleniscostrea Songdaella Sorngyaceramus Spia Spyridopecten Stappyersella Stefaninia Stefaniniella Striatoceramus Subulatachlamys Tarturia Titaonpecten Trematiconcha Trichiplatula Turkmenia Umburra Unica Uralopteria Veldidenlla Ventalium Vertinomia Vertumnia Vulsellina Wuxuanites Xenium

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

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