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Turnus Gabb 1864 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myoida

PaleoDB taxon number: 18515

Full reference: W. M. Gabb. 1864. Description of the Cretaceous fossils. Geological Survey of California Palaeontology 1:57-217

Parent taxon: Myoida according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Antiguamya, Capistrocardia, Carterochaena, Coquandia, Degrangia, Eufistulina, Eutylus, Formosulus, Gastrochaenopsis, Hatasia, Heteropholas, Janschinella, Jurassicorbula, Lenticorbula, Lyrodobankia, Myina, Nettastomella, Panomya, Paramartesia, Particoma, Pholadina, Pholadopsis, Physoida, Roxoa, Semicorbula, Solidicorbula, Teredinopsis, Tiza, Tugoniopsis, Xylophomya, Zirlona

Subtaxa: Turnus lacombi, Turnus plenus

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Ecology: stationary infaunal suspension feeder