Antigona aglaurae Brongniart 1823 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combinations: Omphaloclathrum aglaurae, Venus (Omphaloclathrum) puerpera aglaurae, Venus aglaurae

Belongs to Antigona according to Eames 1950

See also Vredenburg 1928

Sister taxa: Antigona (Antigona), Antigona (Periglypta), Antigona (Ventricola), Antigona granosa

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of Israel (1 collection)

• Oligocene of Somalia (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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