Plicatulidae Watson, 1930
Common Name: Kitten's Paws
Key morphological features: Plicatulidae have oval to slightly triangle shaped shells with an irregular outline. They have deep ridges as surface ornamentation and cement to hard surfaces just like oysters.
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 1. The University of Kansas and Geological Society of America. 1224 pp.