Pygocardia rustica Sowerby 1818 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Arcticidae

Alternative combinations: Cyprina rustica, Venus rustica

Belongs to Pygocardia according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Woods 1850

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Belgium (2 collections), Iceland (3)

• Pliocene of Belgium (6), Iceland (2), the Netherlands (1), the United Kingdom (5)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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