Protomya (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiidia - Grammysiidae

Parent taxon: Protomyidae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2010

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Asketomorpha, Cardiomorpha, Cercomyopsis, Cimitaria, Cuneamya, Cuneamyinae, Ectogrammysia, Fuchsella, Glyptoconcha, Grammysia, Grammysiinae, Grammysioidea, Prothyris, Sedgwickia, Solenomorpha, Zaidiomysia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of United States (1: Pennsylvania collection)

• Ordovician of Argentina (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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