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Semele bolivarensis Clark and Durham 1946 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Semelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 158450

Full reference: B. L. Clark and J. W. Durham. 1946. Eocene Faunas from the Department of Bolivar, Colombia. Geological Society of America Memoir 16:1-126

Belongs to Semele according to B. L. Clark and J. W. Durham 1946

Sister taxa: Semele (Elegantula), Semele (Semele), Semele anteriocosta, Semele australina, Semele bellastriata, Semele carinata, Semele casta, Semele chipolana, Semele claytoni, Semele diaboli, Semele fausta, Semele gayi, Semele hanleyi, Semele harveyensis, Semele jaramija, Semele junonia, Semele krauseana, Semele laevis, Semele linosa, Semele mekranica, Semele morani, Semele nelliana, Semele orbiculata, Semele paramutica, Semele perlamellosa, Semele proficua, Semele pulchra, Semele purpurascens, Semele radiata, Semele sardonica, Semele sayi, Semele sparsilineata, Semele subovata, Semele transversa, Semele venusta, Semele vesiculosa, Semele zuliana

Type specimen: UCMP 35050, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 21.5 x 14.0