Tenuicorbula tenuis Sowerby 1833 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

Alternative combinations: Corbula (Tenuicorbula) tenuis, Corbula tenuis

Belongs to Tenuicorbula according to L. C. Anderson and P. D. Roopnarine 2003

See also Jung 1965, Keen 1971 and Perrilliat 1992

Sister taxa: Corbula (Tenuicorbula) dajacensis, Tenuicorbula anatina, Tenuicorbula bravoana, Tenuicorbula melajoensis

Ecology: stationary infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Ecuador (2 collections), Panama (1)

• Pliocene of United States (1: California)

• Miocene of Venezuela (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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