Barbatia ludoviciana (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Belongs to Barbatia according to M. A. Kosnik 2002

Sister taxa: Arca (Barbatia) cowlitzensis, Arca (Barbatia) gracilicostata, Arca (Barbatia) landesi, Arca (Barbatia) nanggulanensis, Arca (Barbatia) oostinghi, Arca (Barbatia) strongi, Arca (Barbatia) suzzalloi, Arca (Barbatia) tenuicrenata, Barbatia (Barbatia), Barbatia (Cucullaearca), Barbatia (Diluvarca), Barbatia (Granoarca), Barbatia (Hawaiarca), Barbatia (Mesocibota), Barbatia (Obliquarca), Barbatia (Rostarca), Barbatia aegyptiaca, Barbatia aspera, Barbatia axinaea, Barbatia carolinensis, Barbatia cliffensis, Barbatia consutilis, Barbatia corvamnis, Barbatia crustata, Barbatia culleni, Barbatia deusseni, Barbatia dissimilis, Barbatia foliata, Barbatia gibba, Barbatia helblingi, Barbatia illota, Barbatia inglisia, Barbatia irregularis, Barbatia kayalensis, Barbatia legayi, Barbatia lignitifera, Barbatia limatella, Barbatia malaiana, Barbatia marylandica, Barbatia mauryae, Barbatia meridiana, Barbatia morsei, Barbatia mundeformata, Barbatia nodai, Barbatia paradiagona, Barbatia pistachia, Barbatia pseudoillota, Barbatia pumila, Barbatia quilonensis, Barbatia rembangensis, Barbatia seraperta, Barbatia simulans, Barbatia subtrigonalis, Barbatia sundaiana, Barbatia uxorispalmeri, Barbatia wendti

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of Mexico (1 collection), United States (26: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas)

• Paleocene of United States (2: Alabama, Texas)

Total: 29 collections each including a single occurrence

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