Myophorella packardi Crickmay 1930 (clam)

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Myophorelloidae

Alternative combinations: Haidaia packardi, Haidaia statluensis

Belongs to Myophorella according to T. P. Poulton 1979

Sister taxa: Myophorella (Haidaia), Myophorella (Myophorella), Myophorella (Orthotrigonia), Myophorella (Scaphogonia), Myophorella alaskaensis, Myophorella amdoensis, Myophorella argo, Myophorella clavulosa, Myophorella dawsoni, Myophorella devexa, Myophorella freboldi, Myophorella griesbachi, Myophorella orientalis, Myophorella tipperi, Myophorella tuxedniensis, Myophorella yellowstonensis

Type specimen: GSC 9682, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Canada (12: British Columbia collections), United States (1: Alaska)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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