Posidoniella Koninck 1885 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Myalinidae

Parent taxon: Myalinidae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aviculomyalina, Elversella, Hemimenion, Joannina, Liebea, Myalina, Naiadites, Novaculapermia, Orthomyalina, Promyalina, Pseudomyalina, Selenimyalina, Selenimyalininae, Septimyalina

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Mexico (1 collection)

• Namurian of Spain (3)

• Carboniferous of Chile (1), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (39), United States (1: Kentucky)

Total: 46 collections including 77 occurrences

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