Dosinia (Dosinia) semilaevis Philippi 1887 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combination: Artemis semilaevis

Belongs to Dosinia (Dosinia) according to D. Frassinetti and V. Covacevich 1993

Sister taxa: Dosinia (Dosinia) boettgeri, Dosinia (Dosinia) concentrica, Dosinia (Dosinia) delicatissima, Dosinia (Dosinia) liogona, Dosinia (Dosinia) multilamellata, Dosinia (Dosinia) peralta, Dosinia (Dosinia) ponderosa, Dosinia (Dosinia) radiata, Dosinia (Dosinia) sicarisinus, Dosinia (Dosinia) whitneyi

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of Chile (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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