Falcimytilus dietrichi Cox 1965 (mussel)

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

Belongs to Falcimytilus according to Cox 1965

Sister taxa: Falcimytilus nasai, Falcimytilus tigrensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Cox - 1 (Tendaguru), which is in a Kimmeridgian marginal marine limestone in Tanzania

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (1 collection), Kenya (2), Tanzania (14)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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