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Parapholas Conrad 1848 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Pholadidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18485

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

Sister taxa: Aspidopholas, Goniochasma, Martesia, Penitella, Pholadidea, Ramsetia

Subtaxa: Parapholas californica, Parapholas quadrizonata

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Ecology: stationary boring suspension feeder