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Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae
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|E. A. Glover and J. D. Taylor 2007||Shells small, subcircular in outline. Moderately infl ated, relatively thin-shelled. Sculpture of fine, closely spaced commarginal lamellae, sometimes slightly raised to posterior, fi ne radial striations sometimes present. Hinge plate narrow. RV with single cardinal tooth and
posterior lateral tooth, anterior lateral absent or very small. LV with two cardinal teeth and a posterior lateral tooth. Ligament internal, set in elongate, oblique resilifer. Anterior adductor muscle scar elongate, detached from pallial line for about 1/2 to 1/3 of length. Pallial line irregularly lobed and divided. Inner shell margin finely crenulate.