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Pachymya Sowerby 1826 (mollusk)

Bivalvia - Eukaryota

PaleoDB taxon number: 18780

Parent taxon: Pholadomyidae according to M. Aberhan 2004

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

Subtaxa: Pachymya (Pachymya), Pachymya gigas

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Type: Pachymya gigas

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder