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Crenella decussata Montagu 1808 (mussel)

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 132362

Alternative combination: Mytilus decussatus

Synonyms: Crenella divaricata d'Orbigny 1853 (no. 100455), Crenella ecuadoriana Pilsbry and Olsson 1941 (no. 92379), Nuculocardia divaricata d'Orbigny 1853 (no. 100453)

Belongs to Crenella according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Crenella elegantula, Crenella elliptica, Crenella fenestra, Crenella glandula, Crenella gubernatoria, Crenella inflata, Crenella kannoi, Crenella latifrons, Crenella maylandensis, Crenella porterensis, Crenella santana, Crenella serica, Crenella virida, Crenella washingtonensis

Subtaxa: Crenella divaricata camaronesia

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder