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Harvella Gray 1853 (clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Mactridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 111710

Alternative spellings: Mactra (Harvella), Mactrella (Harvella)

Parent taxon: Mactrinae according to M. C. Perrilliat 1992

Sister taxa: Aliomactra, Allomactra, Andrusella, Avimactra, Crepispisula, Cryptomactra, Cymbophora, Diaphoromactra, Eopapyrina, Geltena, Labiosa, Mactra, Mactrellona, Mactrinula, Mactrodesma, Nannomactra, Notospisula, Nymphactra, Ovamactra, Oxyperas, Priscomactra, Scalpomactra, Standella, Telemactra, Trinitasia

Subtaxa: Harvella elegans, Harvella sincola

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder