Mya (Arenomya) profundior Grant and Gale 1931 (softshell clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Myidae

Alternative combination: Mya (Mya) profundior

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

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

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of the Russian Federation (1 collection)

• Miocene of the Russian Federation (2)

• Oligocene of the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 4 collections including 5 occurrences

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