Woodia Linnaeus 1758 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Astartidae

Parent taxon: Astartidae according to A. J. W. Hendy 2007

Sister taxa: Astartellinae, Astartinae, Astartoides, Balantioselena, Coelastarte, Digitaria, Eriphylinae, Lirotarte, Lyapinella, Middalya, Nargunella, Opinae, Oxyeurax, Permartella, Pinzonellinae, Praeconia, Pressastarte, Taxocardia, Terraiinae, Trigonopinae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Cliffend, Lower Barton Beds, A3, Hampshire (Eocene of the United Kingdom)

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.