Macoma costaricana Olsson 1922 (tellin clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

Full reference: A. A. Olsson. 1922. The Miocene of Northern Costa Rica. Bulletins of American Paleontology 9(39):1-309

Belongs to Macoma according to A. A. Olsson 1922

Sister taxa: Macoma (Heteromacoma), Macoma (Macoma), Macoma (Macoploma), Macoma (Rexithaerus), Macoma (Salmacoma), Macoma albaria, Macoma astori, Macoma balthica, Macoma carlottensis, Macoma constricta, Macoma copelandi, Macoma danai, Macoma diabloensis, Macoma edentula, Macoma fusca, Macoma inornata, Macoma inquinata, Macoma kirkinskayae, Macoma lenis, Macoma limula, Macoma lissoni, Macoma marylandica, Macoma meroensis, Macoma nasuta, Macoma osakaensis, Macoma pabloensis, Macoma panzana, Macoma rosa, Macoma sheridani, Macoma simizuensis, Macoma sookensis, Macoma tenta, Macoma tenuiplicata, Macoma tigilensis, Macoma uruguayensis, Macoma yamadai

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder


• Pliocene of Costa Rica (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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