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Superfamily Veneroidea Rafinesque 1815 (clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei

PaleoDB taxon number: 90862

Alternative spelling: Veneracea

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

Sister taxa: Arcticoidea, Chamoidea, Cyrenoidea, Gaimardioidea, Glossoidea, Hemidonacoidea, Mactroidea, Ungulinoidea

Subtaxa: Glaucomyidae, Isocyprinidae, Lutetidae, Veneridae

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder