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Mactrotoma nasuta Gould 1851 (surfclam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Mactridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 293160

Alternative combinations: Mactra (Mactrotoma) nasuta, Mactra nasuta

Synonyms: Mactra hiantina Deshayes 1855 (no. 293172), Mactra revellei Durham 1950 (no. 293173)

Belongs to Mactrotoma according to E. V. Coan and P. Valentich-Scott 2012

Sister taxa: Mactrotoma angusta, Mactrotoma californica, Mactrotoma fragilis, Mactrotoma isthmica, Mactrotoma quirosana, Mactrotoma velata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder