Torastarte Marwick 1953 (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, Pseudastarte, Tellidorella

Subtaxa: Torastarte bensoni

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Type: Torastarte bensoni

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Jurassic of China (2 collections)

• Triassic of New Caledonia (5), New Zealand (2)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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