Crassiconcha (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadomyida - Megadesmidae

Parent taxon: Megadesmidae according to M. G. Simóes et al. 1997

See also Cox et al. 1969 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Astartila, Astartilinae, Carnauba, Ferrazia, Huabiella, Jacquesia, Megadesminae, Megadesmus, Plesiocyprellinae, Plesiocyprinellinae, Pleurikodonta, Pyramus, Romaniamya, Unklesbayella

Subtaxa: Crassiconcha groenlandica

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Permdal, Red Series, Wollaston Foreland (Permian of Greenland)

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