Eurhomalea rufa Lamarck 1818 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combination: Venus rufa

Belongs to Eurhomalea according to D. Frassinetti and V Covacevich 1995

See also Stilwell and Zinsmeister 1992

Sister taxa: Eurhomalea antarctica, Eurhomalea difficilis, Eurhomalea florentinoi, Eurhomalea fuenzalidai, Eurhomalea inflata, Eurhomalea lenticularis, Eurhomalea navidadiformis, Eurhomalea newtoni

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Peru (6 collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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