Pseudastarte Cossmann 1921 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Cardiniidae

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

See also Ros-Franch et al. 2014 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Arctocardinia, Cardinia, Cardiniopsis, Isopristes, Minepharus, Nidarica, Tellidorella, Torastarte

Subtaxa: Pseudastarte emarginata Pseudastarte exigua

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Type: Pseudastarte emarginata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Moshuiwan near Xiaping, Horizon A, Southeastern Hunan (Jurassic of China)

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