Oxyeurax Gardner and Campbell 2007 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Astartidae

Parent taxon: Astartidae according to A. Kaim et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Astartellinae, Astartinae, Astartoides, Balantioselena, Coelastarte, Digitaria, Eriphylinae, Lirotarte, Lyapinella, Middalya, Nargunella, Opinae, Permartella, Pinzonellinae, Praeconia, Pressastarte, Taxocardia, Terraiinae, Trigonopinae, Woodia

Subtaxa: Oxyeurax laticostata Oxyeurax trapezoidalis

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Type: Oxyloma laticostata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (1: California collection)

• Jurassic of New Zealand (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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