Crassatina (Chattonia) Marwick 1929 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Alternative spelling: Chattonia

Full reference: J. Marwick. 1929. Tertiary molluscan fauna of Chatton, Southland. Transactions and Proceeding of the Royal Society of New Zealand 59:903-937

Parent taxon: Crassatina according to L. R. Cox et al. 1969

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Chattonia animula

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Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (1 collection)

• Paleocene of the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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