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Timoclea ovata Pennant 1777 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Veneridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 294050

Alternative combination: Venus ovata

Belongs to Timoclea according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Chione (Timoclea) picta, Timoclea (Glycydonta), Timoclea (Timoclea), Timoclea costellifera, Timoclea grus, Timoclea imbricata, Timoclea marica

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder