Dosinia (Dosinia) multilamellata Tate 1887 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combination: Chione multilamellata

Full reference: R. Tate. 1887. The Lamellibranchs of the older Tertiary of Australia (Part 2). Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia 9:142-189

Belongs to Dosinia (Dosinia) according to T. A. Darragh and G. W. Kendrick 2008

See also Tate 1887

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

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of Australia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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