Parvilucina crenulata Conrad 1840 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Alternative combinations: Lucina crenulata, Parvilucina crenulatus, Phacoides (Parvilucina) crenulata, Phacoides crenulatus

Belongs to Parvilucina according to L. W. Ward 1998

See also Glenn 1904, Holmes 1860, Kidwell 1982 and Richards and Harbison 1944

Sister taxa: Lucina (Parvilucina) callosana, Lucina (Parvilucina) posteocurta, Parvilucina (Callucinella), Parvilucina (Parvilucina), Parvilucina approximata, Parvilucina costata, Parvilucina crenella, Parvilucina mazatlanica, Parvilucina multistriata, Parvilucina pusilla, Parvilucina seminulum, Parvilucina tenuisculpta, Parvilucina yaquensis, Phacoides (Parvilucina) prunus

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Panama (1 collection), United States (3: Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina)

• Pliocene of United States (20: Florida, South Carolina, Virginia)

• Miocene of United States (26: Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, Virginia)

Total: 50 collections including 51 occurrences

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