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Family Placunidae Gray 1842 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida

PaleoDB taxon number: 61791

Synonym: Placentidae Gray 1847 (taxon 382455)

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

Sister taxa: Anomiidae, Heteranomiinae, Permanomiidae

Subtaxa: Placuna

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder