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Clausinella gayi Húpe 1854 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Veneridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 101149

Alternative combination: Venus gayi

Belongs to Clausinella according to G. Rosenberg 2005

Sister taxa: Clausinella fasciata, Clausinella persica

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder