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Mya (Mya) truncata Linnaeus 1758 (softshell clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Myidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 90725

Alternative combination: Mya truncata

Belongs to Mya (Mya) according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Mya (Mya) ochotica, Mya (Mya) priapus

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder