Barbatia (Barbatia) appendiculata Sowerby 1820 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Alternative combinations: Arca (Barbatia) appendiculata, Arca appendiculata, Barbatia appendiculata

Belongs to Barbatia (Barbatia) according to M. Glibert 1985

Sister taxa: Barbatia (Barbatia) adamsiana, Barbatia (Barbatia) barbata, Barbatia (Barbatia) bonaczyi, Barbatia (Barbatia) cancellaria, Barbatia (Barbatia) costellata, Barbatia (Barbatia) delepida, Barbatia (Barbatia) endomena, Barbatia (Barbatia) inusitata, Barbatia (Barbatia) islopa, Barbatia (Barbatia) lacerata, Barbatia (Barbatia) lima, Barbatia (Barbatia) nattheimensis, Barbatia (Barbatia) picota, Barbatia (Barbatia) propatula, Barbatia (Barbatia) propertua, Barbatia (Barbatia) uhligi, Barbatia (Ustularca) fusca, Barbatia (Ustularca) stearnsii

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Romania (1 collection)

• Eocene of Belgium (4), Bulgaria (3), France (2), Italy (1), Romania (1), the United Kingdom (8)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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