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Xylophaga Turton 1822 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Pholadidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18519

Parent taxon: Pholadidae according to G. Wienrich 1999

Sister taxa: Cyrtopleura, Diplothyra, Jouannetiinae, Lignopholas, Martesia, Martesiinae, Martesinae, Opertochasma, Pholadinae, Teredina, Xylophaginae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary boring suspension feeder