Vetupraeca vetusta Hall 1843

Bivalvia - Cyrtodontida - Praecardiidae

Alternative combinations: Cardium vetustum, Praecardium vetustum

Synonym: Cardiola nehdensis Kayser 1873

Full reference: J. Hall. 1843. Geology of New York. Part IV, comprising the survey of the fourth geological district. Natural History of New York 4:1-683

Belongs to Vetupraeca according to J. Nagel-Myers et al. 2008

See also Clarke 1904, Hall 1843, Hall 1885 and Kayser 1873

Sister taxa: Vetupraeca clymeniae, Vetupraeca duplicata, Vetupraeca melletes

Type specimens:


• Devonian of Germany (1 collection), United States (4: New York)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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