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Ovamactra cyma Woodring 1982 (clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Mactridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 161071

Full reference: W. P. Woodring. 1982. Geology and paleontology of canal zone and adjoing parts of Panama: Description of Tertiary mollusks (Pelecypods: Propeamussiidae to Cuspidariidae). United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 306(F)

Belongs to Ovamactra according to W. P. Woodring 1982

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: USNM 135235, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 30.5 x 21.2