†family Burmesiidae Healey 1908 (clam)

Bivalvia - Thraciida - Burmesiidae

Parent taxon: Thracioidea according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

See also Nevesskaja 2009, Newell 1965 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Cleidothaeridae, Myochamidae, Periplomatidae, Thraciidae

Subtaxa: Burmesia

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Japan (1 collection)

• Triassic of China (2), Iran (1), Laos (1), Myanmar (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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