Exochorhynchus rectus Astaf'yeva-Urbaytis 1981 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiidia - Sanguinolitidae

Full reference: K. A. Astaf'yeva-Urbaytis. 1981. The genus Exochorhynchus from the upper Paleozoic deposits in the USSR and Mongolia. Paleontological Journal 15:29-36

Belongs to Exochorhynchus according to K. A. Astaf'yeva-Urbaytis 1981

Sister taxa: Exochorhynchus altirostratus, Exochorhynchus barringtoni, Exochorhynchus buriti, Exochorhynchus curtus, Exochorhynchus giganteus, Exochorhynchus itararensis, Exochorhynchus mongolensis, Exochorhynchus similis

Type specimen: AMMU 74-7, a valve. Its type locality is Rusavkino, which is in a Kasimovian marine horizon in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Rusavkino

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