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Limaria hemphilli Hertlein and Strong 1946 (file clam)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Limidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 167899

Alternative combinations: Lima (Limaria) hemphilli, Limaria (Limaria) hemphilli

Belongs to Limaria according to E. V. Coan and P. Valentich-Scott 2012

Sister taxa: Limaria (Limaria), Limaria labani, Limaria orientalis, Limaria pacifica, Limaria pellucida, Limaria (Limatulella) loscombii, Limaria (Limatulella) obliqua, Lima (Promantellum) florpacifica, Promantellum polynema

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder