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Mulinia lateralis Say 1822 (clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Mactridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 94392

Alternative combination: Mactra lateralis

Belongs to Mulinia according to R. S. Spencer and L.D. Campbell 1987

Sister taxa: Mulinia chilota, Mulinia cleryana, Mulinia coloradoensis, Mulinia congesta, Mulinia edulis, Mulinia pallida

Subtaxa: Mulinia lateralis sauryensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder