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Caribachlamys Waller 1993 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinoidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16535

Full reference: T.R. Waller. 1993. The evolution of "Chlamys" (Mollusca: Bivalva: Pectinidae) in the tropical western Atlantic and eastern Pacific. American Malacological Bulletin 10(2):195-249

Parent taxon: Crassadomini according to T.R. Waller 1993

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Caribachlamys guayubinensis, Caribachlamys imbricata, Caribachlamys jungi, Caribachlamys mildredae, Caribachlamys ornatus, Caribachlamys paucirama, Caribachlamys sentis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder