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Eucrassatella (Hybolophus) venezuelana Hodson 1927 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 160920

Alternative combinations: Crassatella (Eucrassatella) trinitaria venezuelanus, Crassatellites trinitarius venezuelanus, Eucrassatella trinitaria venezuelana

Belongs to Eucrassatella (Hybolophus) according to W. P. Woodring 1982

Sister taxa: Eucrassatella (Hybolophus) berryi, Eucrassatella (Hybolophus) elassa, Eucrassatella (Hybolophus) trinitaria, Hybolophus disenum, Hybolophus fluctuatus, Hybolophus gibbosus, Hybolophus granti, Hybolophus maleficae, Hybolophus nelsoni, Hybolophus subgibbosa, Hybolophus terrestris

Type specimen: PRI 21999, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): 31.1 x 23.3