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Ctena orbiculata Montagu 1808 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 94552

Alternative combinations: Codakia (Ctena) orbiculata, Venus orbiculata

Belongs to Ctena according to G. Rosenberg 2005

Sister taxa: Codakia (Ctena) decussata, Ctena (Ctena), Ctena (Talocodakia), Ctena bella, Ctena galapagana, Ctena mexicana, Ctena prechiquita, Lucina parvilineata, Jagonia peruviana, Codakia (Jagonia) vendryesi, Codakia (Jagonia) guppyi

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic