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Amotapus Olsson 1928 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Raetomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18423

Full reference: A. A. Olsson. 1928. Contributions to the Tertiary paleontology of northern Peru: Part 1. Bulletins of American Paleontology 14(52)

Parent taxon: Raetomyidae according to L. R. Cox et al. 1969

Sister taxa: Amotapas, Raetomya

Subtaxa: Amotapus arbolensis

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Type: Perna arbolensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder