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Mesodesma deauratum Turton 1822 (clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Mesodesmatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 108680

Alternative combinations: Mactra deaurata, Mesodesma deaurata

Belongs to Mesodesma according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Mesodesma arctatum, Mesodesma costaricensis, Mesodesma donacilla, Mesodesma donacium, Mesodesma elongata, Mesodesma mariana

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder