Mya (Arenomya) grewingki Makiyama 1934 (softshell clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Myidae

Alternative combination: Mya grewingki

Synonym: Mya kusiroensis Nagao and Inoue 1941

Belongs to Mya (Arenomya) according to A. I. Kafanov et al. 2001

See also Fujie 1957 and Ogasawara 2001

Sister taxa: Mya (Arenomya) arenaria, Mya (Arenomya) marujamensis, Mya (Arenomya) nucleoides, Mya (Arenomya) profundior, Mya (Arenomya) ugolnensis

Subtaxa: Mya grewingki elongata Mya grewingki haboroensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Russian Federation (4 collections), United States (4: Alaska)

• Oligocene of Japan (10), the Russian Federation (3), United States (1: Alaska)

• Eocene of Japan (4), the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 27 collections including 28 occurrences

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