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Dosinia (Dosinia) sicarisinus
Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae
If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.
|B. Kensley and J. Pether 1986||Shell proportions somewhat variable, generally longer than wide but occasionally wider than long. Sculpture of concentric lines, barely lamellose anteriorly and posteriorly. Lunule well defined; escutcheon lacking. Pallial sinus horizontal to slightly ascending, apically narrowed. Left and right hinges with small anterior lateral tooth set at angle to anterior cardinal tooth; posterior cardinal tooth in right valve bifid; anterior cardinal tooth in left valve much less markedly bifid, with very narrow longitudinal slit.|