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Perampliata Arkell 1936 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18047

Synonym: Ampliata Arkell 1934 [replaced name] (taxon 154341)

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

Sister taxa: Alucinoma, Discomiltha, Eulopia, Gardnerella, Mesomiltha, Monitilora, Prophetilora

Subtaxa: Perampliata amplicata, Perampliata aulihan

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Type: Tellina ampliata

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic