Gemma gemma Totten 1834 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combination: Venus gemma

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

Sister taxa: Gemma cravenensis, Gemma magna, Gemma verdevilla

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (20: Delaware, Florida, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina collections), Venezuela (1)

Total: 21 collections each including a single occurrence

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