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Bentharca Verrill and Bush 1898 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16213

Parent taxon: Arcidae according to G. Rosenberg 2005

Sister taxa: Ambrogia, Anadarinae, Angulararca, Arca, Arcinae, Asperarca, Barbatia, Bathyarca, Coraliarca, Fugleria, Karasuarca, Kikaiarca, Litharcinae, Noetiinae, Quadrilatera

Subtaxa: Bentharca asperula

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder