Placamen tiara Dillwyn 1817 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combination: Chione tiara

Belongs to Placamen according to G. Rosenberg et al. 2006

See also Jensen 1996 and Lamprell and Whitehead 1992

Sister taxa: Placamen calophyllum, Placamen gravescens, Placemen placidum

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), Taiwan (8)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (9)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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