Venericardia (Claibornicardia) trapaquara Harris 1895 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Alternative combination: Venericardia trapaquara

Belongs to Venericardia (Claibornicardia) according to K. V. Palmer and D. C. Brann 1965

See also Harris 1919 and Kosnik 2002

Sister taxa: Claibornicardia carinata, Glyptoactis (Claibornicardia) domenginica, Venericardia (Claibornicardia) alticostata, Venericardia (Claibornicardia) nasuta

Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (28: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas collections)

Total: 28 collections including 29 occurrences

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