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Parastarte Conrad 1862 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Veneridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18033

Parent taxon: Gemminae according to W. P. Woodring 1982

Sister taxon: Plesiastarte

Subtaxa: Parastarte antillensis, Parastarte psila, Parastarte triquetra

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Type: Estarte triquetra

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder