Venerella striatula Deshayes 1825 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combinations: Cytherea striatula, Meretrix striatula, Tivelina striatula

Belongs to Venerella according to J.-M. Pacaud and J. Le Renard 1995

See also Le Renard and Pacaud 1995

Sister taxon: Venerella secunda

Subtaxa: Venerella striatula subglobosa

View classification

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (1 collection), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 4 collections including 5 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.