Plesiocyprina Munier-Chalmas 1887 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Arcticidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Agapella, Ambonicardia, Anisocardia, Anisocardioides, Antarctica, Antiquicyprina, Arctica, Coelocyprina, Epicyprina, Etea, Gythemon, Hartwellia, Isocyprina, Izumia, Petalocardia, Procyprina, Pronoella, Proveniella, Pseudotrapezium, Pygocardia, Rollierella, Roudairia, Somarctica, Staffinella, Tenea, Tortarctica, Vectianella, Venericyprina, Veniella, Venilicardia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of France (3 collections), Hungary (1), Spain (1)

Total: 5 collections including 8 occurrences

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