Seymourtula Zinsmeister 1988 (file clam)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Limidae

Parent taxon: Limidae according to J. D. Stilwell et al. 2004

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acesta, Anomolima, Antarctolima, Antiquilima, Aviculolima, Badiotella, Callolima, Costellacesta, Ctenoides, Ctenostreon, Ctenostreoninae, Dimorphoconcha, Divarilima, Echinorbis, Elimata, Escalima, Gemellima, Gryphellina, Latemaria, Lima, Limaria, Limatula, Limatuletta, Limatulinae, Limea, Liminae, Mantellina, Meotolima, Mysidioptera, Mysidiopterinae, Notolimea, Palaeolima, Plagiostoma, Plagiostominae, Platilimaria, Plicacesta, Pseudoctenostreon, Pseudolimea, Pseudolucina, Roncania, Serania, Tirolidia

Subtaxa: Seymourtula antarctica

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (5 collections), New Zealand (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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