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Selenimyalina Newell 1942 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Myalinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 17020

Full reference: N. D. Newell. 1942. Lower Paleozoic pelecypods: Mytilacea. University of Kansas Publications 10(2):1-115

Parent taxon: Myalinidae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Aviculomyalina, Elversella, Hemimenion, Joannina, Liebea, Myalina, Naiadites, Novaculapermia, Orthomyalina, Posidoniella, Promyalina, Pseudomyalina, Selenimyalininae, Septimyalina

Subtaxa: Selenimyalina dotti, Selenimyalina meliniformis, Selenimyalina quadrata

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder