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Hemimetis Thiele 1934 (tellin clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 60619

Alternative spelling: Tellina (Hemimetis)

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

Sister taxa: Abranda, Aenona, Angulus, Arcopagella, Arcopaginula, Clathrotellina, Jactellina, Laciolina, Linearis, Liothyris, Macomona, Obtellina, Palaeomoera, Pharaonella, Phylloda, Pinguitellina, Pistris, Pseudarcopagia, Punipagia, Quadrans, Quidnipagus, Scutarcopagia, Semelangulus, Solyma, Strigilla, Tellidora, Tellinides, Tellinimera, Tonganaella

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder