Mysidioptera Salomon 1895 (file clam)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Limidae

Parent taxon: Limidae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

See also Hayami 1975

Sister taxa: Acesta, Anomolima, Antarctolima, Antiquilima, Aviculolima, Badiotella, Calcicanicularia, Callolima, Costellacesta, Ctenoides, Ctenostreioninae, Ctenostreon, Dimorphoconcha, Divarilima, Echinorbis, Elimata, Eolimea, Escalima, Gemellima, Gryphellina, Latemaria, Lima, Limaria, Limatula, Limatuletta, Limatulinae, Limea, Liminae, Mantellina, Meotolima, Notolimea, Palaeolima, Plagiostoma, Plagiostominae, Platilimaria, Plicacesta, Pseudacesta, Pseudoctenostreon, Pseudolimea, Pseudolucina, Roncania, Serania, Seymourtula, Tirolidia

Subtaxa: Mysidioptera globularis Mysidioptera inaequicostata Mysidioptera punctata Mysidioptera riceae

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Austria (3 collections), Canada (2: British Columbia), China (12), Germany (1), Hungary (12), Italy (13), Japan (2), Mexico (1), New Zealand (13), the Russian Federation (2), Slovakia (3), Switzerland (1), Ukraine (1), United States (2: Oregon), Vietnam (1)

Total: 69 collections including 80 occurrences

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