Ensis macha Molina 1782 (clam)

Bivalvia - Solenida - Pharidae

Alternative combination: Solen macha

Synonym: Solen gladiolus Gray 1839

Belongs to Ensis according to S. N. Nielson and C. Valdovinos 2008

See also Frassinetti 1997 and Woods 1850

Sister taxa: Ensis directus, Ensis ensiformis, Ensis minor, Ensis myrae, Ensis nitidus, Ensis schmidti, Ensis tropicalis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (1 collection), Chile (1), Peru (3)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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