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Chamelea gallina Linneus 1758 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Veneridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 116460

Alternative combinations: Chione gallina, Venus gallina

Belongs to Chamelea according to S. Schneider et al. 2005

Sister taxon: Chione (Chamelea) spada

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder