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Arcomya Agassiz 1838 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18694

Alternative spelling: Pholadomya (Arcomya)

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

Sister taxa: Agrawalimya, Anomalopleuroidea, Chaenomyinae, Cortinia, Deltamya, Dianomya, Goniomya, Homomya, Homoya, Neoburmesia, Osteomya, Pachymya, Parilimya, Pholadomya, Pholadomyinae, Rhytimya, Tetorimya

Subtaxa: Arcomya deserti, Pholadomya (Arcomya) sansonii

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Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal suspension feeder