Ceratomya persica Repin 2013 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Ceratomyidae

Full reference: Y. S. Repin. 2013. New taxa of Jurassic bivalve mollusks from Iran. Paleontological Journal 47:562-569

Belongs to Ceratomya according to Y. S. Repin 2013

Sister taxa: Ceratomya concentrica, Ceratomya excentrica, Ceratomya goniophora, Ceratomya leptoglypta, Ceratomya obtusa, Ceratomya petricosa, Ceratomya pittieri, Ceratomya striata, Ceratomya telluris, Ceratomya wimmisensis, Ceromya (Ceromyopsis), Ceromya concentrica

Type specimen: VNIGRI 837/228, a shell. Its type locality is Ganu, central Alborz Mountains, which is in a Toarcian marine horizon in the Ravaza Formation of Iran.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Ganu, central Alborz Mountains

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