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Family Thraciidae Stoliczka 1870 (clam)

Bivalvia - Thraciida

PaleoDB taxon number: 62521

Invalid subtaxa: Osteodematidae Deshayes 1830 [replaced name] (no. 100775), Osteodesmatidae Couthouy 1839 (no. 382428)

Parent taxon: Thracioidea according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Burmesiidae, Cleidothaeridae, Myochamidae, Periplomatidae

Subtaxa: Asthenothaerinae, Bushia, Corymya, Phragmorisma, Thracia, Thracidentula, Thracidora, Thraciopsis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder