Chione veatchiana Maury 1912 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1912. A contribution to the paleontology of Trinidad. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 15:1-112

Belongs to Chione according to C. J. Maury 1912

Sister taxa: Chione (Anomalodiscus), Chione (Chione), Chione atlanticana, Chione auriculata, Chione bolivarensis, Chione californiensis, Chione cancellata, Chione carmanahensis, Chione casa, Chione cathcartensis, Chione chipolana, Chione cognata, Chione compta, Chione costaricensis, Chione cribraria, Chione dalliana, Chione darwini, Chione diabloensis, Chione dictua, Chione elevata, Chione eupyga, Chione guatulcoensis, Chione guppyana, Chione halli, Chione margaritana, Chione moristans, Chione nuciformis, Chione pabloensis, Chione panzana, Chione paraensis, Chione patagonica, Chione rowleei, Chione subimbricata, Chione subroborata, Chione subrostrata, Chione sulcata, Chione tumens, Chione undatella, Chione vancouverensis, Chione venadensis, Chione volckmanni, Chione walli, Venus (Chione) clallamensis, Venus (Chione) conradiana

Type specimen: PRI (unknown number), a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Trinidad and Tobago (15 collections)

• Miocene of Trinidad and Tobago (1)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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