Palaeoneilo mundeni Fleming et al. 1954 (clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia

Alternative combination: Yongshengia mundeni

Full reference: C. A. Fleming, F. W. Munden, and R. P. Suggate. 1954. An Upper Triassic lamellibranch from the Southern Alps of North Westland, New Zealand. Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand 82:111-114

Belongs to Palaeoneilo according to C. A. Fleming et al. 1954

See also Chen and Stiller 2008

Sister taxa: Palaeoneilo acarinata, Palaeoneilo aguilerae, Palaeoneilo arctica, Palaeoneilo artiensis, Palaeoneilo bosei, Palaeoneilo bownockeri, Palaeoneilo broilii, Palaeoneilo burkarti, Palaeoneilo centralis, Palaeoneilo circularis, Palaeoneilo constricta, Palaeoneilo cordiformis, Palaeoneilo cordobae, Palaeoneilo costata, Palaeoneilo cuneiformis, Palaeoneilo damesi, Palaeoneilo elliptica, Palaeoneilo emarginata, Palaeoneilo excentrica, Palaeoneilo fecunda, Palaeoneilo fibularis, Palaeoneilo filosa, Palaeoneilo fortistriata, Palaeoneilo frechi, Palaeoneilo galatea, Palaeoneilo guangdongensis, Palaeoneilo guizhouensis, Palaeoneilo hamiltoni, Palaeoneilo humboldti, Palaeoneilo inflata, Palaeoneilo jinjiensis, Palaeoneilo ledaeformis, Palaeoneilo leiyangensis, Palaeoneilo lirata, Palaeoneilo longa, Palaeoneilo lutosa, Palaeoneilo magna, Palaeoneilo mcchesneyana, Palaeoneilo mexicana, Palaeoneilo occidentalis, Palaeoneilo ogachiensis, Palaeoneilo ordonezi, Palaeoneilo otamitensis, Palaeoneilo oviformis, Palaeoneilo oweni, Palaeoneilo parenica, Palaeoneilo peneckei, Palaeoneilo plicata, Palaeoneilo postolegi, Palaeoneilo praeacuta, Palaeoneilo qinglongensis, Palaeoneilo quadrata, Palaeoneilo qujianensis, Palaeoneilo qujiangensis, Palaeoneilo rectangularis, Palaeoneilo sera, Palaeoneilo shaoyangensis, Palaeoneilo sinuata, Palaeoneilo smithi, Palaeoneilo subcarinata, Palaeoneilo subcarinata, Palaeoneilo subexcentrica, Palaeoneilo suborbicularis, Palaeoneilo subtenella, Palaeoneilo sunanensis, Palaeoneilo symmetricus, Palaeoneilo tebagaensis, Palaeoneilo tenella, Palaeoneilo tensa, Palaeoneilo thorslundi, Palaeoneilo tirolensis, Palaeoneilo tobieseni, Palaeoneilo triangularis, Palaeoneilo villadae, Palaeoneilo waitzi, Palaeoneilo yanjiensis, Palaeoneilo yongdingensis, Palaeoneilo zacatecana

Type specimen: New Zealand Geological Survey, GS 5803. Its type locality is S52/501, boulder in Slaty Creek, Waiheke Valley, which is in a Carnian/Norian marine siltstone in New Zealand.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder


• Triassic of New Zealand (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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