Miltha childreni Gray 1825 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Alternative combination: Lucina childreni

Belongs to Miltha according to H. Adams and A. Adams 1857

Sister taxa: Lucina (Miltha) contorta, Lucina (Miltha) hetzeli, Miltha (Matanziella), Miltha (Miltha), Miltha chipolana, Miltha claibornensis, Miltha hamptonensis, Miltha hillsboroensis, Miltha inflata, Miltha merangiana, Miltha packi, Miltha pandata, Miltha parsonsi, Phacoides (Miltha) hernandoensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution: found only at Sao Joao de Pirabas (Miocene of Brazil)

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