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Placuna Lightfoot 1786 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Placunidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16924

Synonym: Placenta Philipsson 1788 (taxon 100858)

Parent taxon: Placunidae according to G. Rosenberg et al. 2006

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Placenta (Placenta), Placenta lamellata, Placuna (Ephippium), Placuna (Placuna), Placuna iranica

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder