Yoldia nitida Brocchi 1814 (clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Yoldiidae

Alternative combinations: Megayoldia (Portlandella) nitida, Yoldia (Portlandella) nitida

Belongs to Yoldia according to M. Harzhauser et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Yoldia (Cnesterium), Yoldia (Kalayoldia), Yoldia (Mirayoldia), Yoldia (Nampiella), Yoldia (Sachalinella), Yoldia (Yoldia), Yoldia bocasensis, Yoldia carnarosensis, Yoldia clydoniona, Yoldia cupressensis, Yoldia dowlingi, Yoldia duprei, Yoldia evansi, Yoldia freytagi, Yoldia gesteri, Yoldia gladenkovi, Yoldia hikoshimensis, Yoldia hyperborea, Yoldia impressa, Yoldia inaequisculpta, Yoldia kermadecensis, Yoldia kissoumi, Yoldia laevis, Yoldia limatula, Yoldia markleyensis, Yoldia mater, Yoldia mcconnelli, Yoldia mortuasusensis, Yoldia mosesi, Yoldia newcombi, Yoldia peninsularis, Yoldia pisciformis, Yoldia powersi, Yoldia sagittalia, Yoldia sapotilla, Yoldia scissurata, Yoldia serica, Yoldia submontereyensis, Yoldia subscitula, Yoldia supramontereyana, Yoldia supramontereyensis, Yoldia temblorensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Italy (1)

• Miocene of Cyprus (2), Italy (3), the Russian Federation (7), Slovakia (1)

• Oligocene of the Russian Federation (5)

• Eocene to Oligocene of the Russian Federation (1)

• Eocene of the Russian Federation (2)

Total: 23 collections including 24 occurrences

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