Crassatellites weaveri Clark 1938 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Full reference: B. L. Clark. 1938. Fauna from the Markley Formation (Upper Eocene) on Pleasant Creek, California . Bulletin of the Geological Society of America 49:683-730

Belongs to Crassatellites according to B. L. Clark 1938

Sister taxa: Crassatella (Crassatella), Crassatella (Landinia), Crassatella (Pachythaerus), Crassatella antestriata, Crassatella aquiana, Crassatella arcacea, Crassatella astartiformis, Crassatella carcarensis, Crassatella carolinensis, Crassatella collina, Crassatella compacta, 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 washingtoniana, Crassatellites altus, Crassatellites matsuraensis, Crassatellites exiguus, Crassatellites lincolnensis, Crassatellites asakuraensis, Crassatellites texana, Crassatellites dalli, Crassatellites inconspicuus, Crassatellites grandis, Crassatellites paramesus, Crassatellites stewartvillensis, Crassatellites studleyi, Crassatellites branneri, Crassatellites brainerdi, Crassatellites claytonensis, Crassatellites negreetensis

Type specimen: UCMP 30831, a shell. Its type locality is UCMP A1297, which is in an Eocene marine sandstone in the Markley Formation of California.

Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at UCMP A1297

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