Perna kerguelensis Fletcher 1938 (mussel)

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

Alternative combination: Mytilus kerguelensis

Belongs to Perna according to A. Lauriat-Rage et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Perna bosniaca, Perna heberti, Perna latoconvexa, Perna magellanica, Perna meleagrinoides, Perna nishiyamai, Perna perna, Perna rimosa, Perna texanus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Mont Rond, Ronarch'h, Iles Kerguelen (Miocene to Miocene of French Southern Territories)

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