Byssonychia intermedius Meek and Worthen 1868 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Ambonychiidae

Alternative combinations: Ambonychia intermedia, Byssonychia intermedia

Belongs to Byssonychia according to C. W. Wilson 1949

See also Allen and Lester 1957 and Ulrich 1894

Sister taxa: Ambonychia acutirostris, Ambonychia alata, Ambonychia cultrata, Ambonychia intermedia, Ambonychia obesa, Ambonychia orbicularis, Ambonychia volitans, Byssonychia vera, Byssonychia borealis, Byssonychia richmondensis, Byssonychia praecursa, Byssonychia grandis, Byssonychia suberecta, Byssonychia radiata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of United States (10: Georgia, Tennessee collections)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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