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Tridacna maxima Roeding 1798 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 62559

Alternative combinations: Chama maxima, Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima

Belongs to Tridacna according to B. Salvat et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Tridacna (Chametrachea), Tridacna (Tridacna), Tridacna evae

Ecology: stationary epifaunal photosymbiotic-suspension feeder