Venerella secunda Deshayes 1857 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combination: Venus secunda

Invalid subtaxa: Marcia solida Deshayes 1825 [replaced name], Venus solida Deshayes 1825 [replaced name]

Full reference: G.P. Deshayes. 1857. Description des Animaux sans Vertébres découverts dans le Bassin des Paris 1(2):81-392

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

See also Deshayes 1857

Sister taxon: Venerella striatula

Subtaxa: Venerella secunda insolida

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Venerella secunda in the database

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