Strigilla pisiformis Linnaeus 1758 (tellin clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

Alternative combination: Tellina pisiformis

Belongs to Strigilla according to N.E. Weisbord 1964

See also Olsson 1922

Sister taxa: Strigilla (Pisostrigilla), Strigilla (Strigilla), Strigilla australis, Strigilla euronia, Strigilla georgiana, Strigilla mirabilis, Strigilla musanica, Strigilla paraflexuosa, Strigilla sphaerion

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Venezuela (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1), the Dominican Republic (1), Jamaica (3), Trinidad and Tobago (4)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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