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Malletia des Moulins 1832 (clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Malletiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16071

Synonyms: Bathymalletia Kuroda and Habe 1971 (no. 86070), Malletiella Soot-Ryen 1957 (no. 86068), Minormalletia Dall 1908 (no. 58820), Mulidentata Kristofovich 1964 (no. 86069), Pseudomalletia Fischer 1886 (no. 86067), Solenella Sowerby 1833 (no. 86066)

Parent taxon: Malletiidae according to D. Frassinetti and V Covacevich 1995

Sister taxa: Anthraconeilo, Arisaigia, Australoneilo, Cadomia, Carinineilo, Concavoleda, Ctenodontella, Dysodonta, Ekstadia, Johnmartinia, Katadesmia, Koenenia, Lapteviella, Lophoconcha, Metapalaeoneilo, Myoplusia, Neilo, Nuculites, Palaeoneilo, Perrisonota, Phaenodesmia, Prosoleptus, Quadratonucula, Sluha, Spathelopsis, Taimyrodon, Tindariopsis, Vnigriella, Yoldioides, Zeehania

Subtaxa: Malletia abrupta, Malletia chilensis, Malletia galatheae, Malletia pseudopraecursor, Malletia sabrina, Minormalletia nasuta, Minormalletia simia, Perissonota littlei, Perissonota protexta, Pseudomalletia obtusa, Solenella subaequalis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder