Martesia clausa Gabb 1864 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Pholadidae

Full reference: W. M. Gabb. 1864. Description of the Cretaceous fossils. Geological Survey of California Palaeontology 1:57-217

Belongs to Martesia according to W. M. Gabb 1864

See also Gabb 1868

Sister taxa: Martesia (Martesia), Martesia cuneiformis, Martesia fragilis, Martesia mcevoyi, Martesia meganosensis, Martesia oligocenica, Martesia ovalis, Martesia sanctidominici, Martesia sanctipauli, Martesia striata

Ecology: stationary boring suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at "Chico beds" - Tuscan Springs, Tehama (Cretaceous of California)

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