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Gouldia Adams 1847 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Veneridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 17708

Alternative spellings: Circe (Gouldia), Crassinella (Gouldia), Gafrarium (Gouldia)

Synonym: Thetis Adams 1845 [replaced name] (taxon 101135)

Parent taxon: Gouldiinae according to E. V. Coan and P. Valentich-Scott 2012

Sister taxa: Gouldiina, Gafrarium, Circe

Subtaxa: Gouldia (Circenita), Gouldia (Gouldia), Gouldia (Gouldiopa), Gouldia (Paragouldia), Gouldia alta, Gouldia californica, Gouldia cerina, Gouldia circularis, Gouldia costaricensis, Gouldia insularis, Gouldia minuta, Gouldia subpusilla

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Type: Thetis cerina

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder