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Superfamily Myoidea Lamarck 1809 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida

PaleoDB taxon number: 90826

Alternative spelling: Myacea

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

Sister taxa: Pholadoidea, Pleuromyoidea

Subtaxa: Corbulidae, Myacidae, Myidae, Pleurodesmatidae, Raetomyidae, Rhaetomyidae

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder