Lima (Ctenoides) rara Deshayes 1858 (file clam)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Limidae

Alternative combination: Lima rara

Belongs to Lima (Ctenoides) according to J.-M. Pacaud and J. Le Renard 1995

Sister taxa: Ctenoides (Ctenoides), Ctenoides ales, Ctenoides annulata, Ctenoides annulatus, Ctenoides spathulatus, Ctenoides vogeli, Lima (Ctenoides) delettrei, Lima (Ctenoides) flabelloides

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Eocene of Bulgaria (1 collection), France (1), Italy (1), Romania (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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