Ambonychia obesa Ulrich 1895 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Ambonychiidae

Alternative combination: Byssonychia obesa

Belongs to Ambonychia according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Pojeta 1966

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

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of United States (2: Indiana, Michigan collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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