Humilaria Grant and Gale 1931 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Parent taxon: Venerinae according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Antigona, Artena, Callithaca, Chione, Chioneryx, Chionista, Chionopsis, Circomphalus, Clausinella, Dosina, Dosiniini, Globivenus, Iliochione, Irusella, Kuia, Leukoma, Marama, Melosia, Mercenaria, Paphonotia, Periglypta, Tapetini, Tawera, Turia, Venerini, Venus, Anomalocardia, Bassina, Placamen, Nioche, Timoclea, Austrovenus, Lirophora, Mclelannia

Subtaxa: Humilaria perlaminosa

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: California collections)

• Pliocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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