Crassatellites paramesus Dall 1916 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Full reference: W. H. Dall. 1916. A contribution to the invertebrate fauna of the Oligocene beds of Flint, River. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 51(2162):487-524

Belongs to Crassatellites according to W. H. Dall 1916

See also Mansfield 1940

Sister taxa: Crassatella (Crassatella), Crassatella (Landinia), Crassatella (Pachythaerus), Crassatella antestriata, Crassatella aquiana, Crassatella arcacea, Crassatella astartiformis, Crassatella carcarensis, Crassatella carolinensis, Crassatella compressa, Crassatella corioensis, Crassatella corrugata, Crassatella cygnea, Crassatella dennanti, Crassatella dennati, Crassatella densus, Crassatella desmaresti, Crassatella desvauxi, Crassatella elongata, Crassatella eutawcolens, Crassatella fusca, Crassatella gamma, Crassatella grandis, Crassatella granti, Crassatella haughtoni, Crassatella hauniensis, Crassatella hodgei, Crassatella kalitensis, Crassatella kroisbachensis, Crassatella lomana, Crassatella longior, Crassatella meganosensis, Crassatella mercedensis, Crassatella neorhynchus, Crassatella oenana, Crassatella patagonica, Crassatella pedroi, Crassatella plumbea, Crassatella portelli, Crassatella radiata, Crassatella rafaeli, Crassatella rhomboidea, Crassatella scutellaria, Crassatella subregularis, Crassatella sulcata, Crassatella symmetrica, Crassatella texalta, Crassatella trapaquara, Crassatella tumidula, Crassatella uvasana, Crassatella vadosa, Crassatella willcoxi, Crassatellites neusensis, Crassatellites yabei, Crassatellites (Crassatellites), Crassatellites camurus, Crassatellites merriami, Crassatellites stillwaterensis, Crassatellites berryi, Crassatellites maroimensis, Crassatellites altus, Crassatellites matsuraensis, Crassatellites exiguus, Crassatellites lincolnensis, Crassatellites asakuraensis, Crassatellites texana, Crassatellites weaveri, Crassatellites dalli, Crassatellites inconspicuus, Crassatellites grandis, Crassatellites tuscana, Crassatellites stewartvillensis, Crassatellites studleyi, Crassatellites branneri, Crassatellites brainerdi, Crassatellites claytonensis, Crassatellites negreetensis, Crassatellites triangulatus

Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (3: Georgia collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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