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Spissatella Finlay 1926 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18274

Alternative spelling: Eucrassatella (Spissatella)

Parent taxon: Crassatellidae according to J. Marwick 1960

Sister taxa: Anthonya, Crassatella, Crassatellinae, Eucrassatella, Ptychomyinae, Scambulinae

Subtaxa: Spissatella australis, Spissatella lyellii, Spissatella media, Spissatella trailli

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Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder