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Australomya Runnegar 1969 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Vacunellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18701

Full reference: B. Runnegar. 1969. Permian fossils from the Southern extremity of the Sydney Basin. Stratigraphy and Palaeontology. Essays in Honour of Dorothy Hill 276-298

Parent taxon: Vacunellinae according to N. J. Morris et al. 1991

Sister taxa: Cunavella, Myonia, Vacunella

Subtaxa: Australomya hillae, Australomya sulcata

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Type: Australomya hillae

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder