Limopsidae Dall, 1895
Common Name: False Ark Shells
Key morphological features: Shells are slightly oval in shape with a smooth surface. They use byssal threads to attach themselves to the sea floor and tend to be found in deep environments.
FEEDING MODE: Suspension Feeder
Cox, L. R. et al. 1969. Bivalvia, in R. C. Moore ed., Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part N, Mollusca 6, Volume 2. The University of Kansas and Geological Society of America. 1224 pp.