Lirotarte (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Astartidae

Parent taxon: Astartidae according to A. A. Olsson 1964

Sister taxa: Astartellinae, Astartinae, Astartoides, Balantioselena, Coelastarte, Digitaria, Eriphylinae, Lyapinella, Middalya, Nargunella, Opinae, Oxyeurax, Permartella, Pinzonellinae, Praeconia, Pressastarte, Taxocardia, Terraiinae, Trigonopinae, Woodia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Ecuador (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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