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Anadara Gray 1847 (ark)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16201

Alternative spellings: Arca (Anadara), Scapharca (Anadara)

Synonym: Cara Gray 1847 (taxon 86516)

Parent taxon: Anadarinae according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Dallarca, Hataiarca, Indacar, Mabelllarca, Nemoarca, Philippinarca, Samacar, Scapharca, Scapharcopsis, Scaphula, Senilia, Tegilarca

Subtaxa: Anadara (Anadara), Anadara (Caloosarca), Anadara (Cunearca), Anadara (Diluvarca), Anadara (Esmerarca), Anadara (Grandiarca), Anadara (Larkinia), Anadara (Lunarca), Anadara (Mabellarca), Anadara (Potiarca), Anadara (Rasia), Anadara (Sectiarca), Anadara (Tegillarca), Anadara (Tosarca), Anadara aequicostata, Anadara baughmani, Anadara callicestosa, Anadara campsa, Anadara concinna, Anadara craticulata, Anadara crebricostata, Anadara cretacea, Anadara dasia, Anadara daviesi, Anadara fichteli, Anadara firmata, Anadara formosa, Anadara garoensis, Anadara gourae, Anadara guayubinica, Anadara halidonata, Anadara hermidermos, Anadara jacksoni, Anadara kroensis, Anadara macneili, Anadara magnoliana, Anadara molengraaffii, Anadara multicostata, Anadara mummi, Anadara nugax, Anadara nux, Anadara obliquidens, Anadara panensis, Anadara perlabiata, Anadara preangerensis, Anadara prephina, Anadara protracta, Anadara quilonensis, Anadara reinharti, Anadara riogurabonica, Anadara suboblonga, Anadara trapezia, Anadara trilineata, Anadara tuberculosa, Anadara uropigimelana, Anadara woodringi, Arca (Anadara) heterosculpta, Arca (Anadara) santana

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Type: Arca antiquata

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder