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Rupellaria Fleuriau de Bellevue 1802 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Veneridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18205

Alternative spelling: Petricola (Rupellaria)

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

Sister taxa: Choristodon, Lajonkairia, Mysia, Petricola, Pleiorytis, Velargilla

Subtaxa: Rupellaria lithophaga

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Type: Venus lithophaga

Ecology: stationary boring suspension feeder