Modiolula phaseolina Philippi 1844 (mussel)

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

Alternative combinations: Amygdalum (Modiolula) phaseolinum, Amygdalum phaseolinum, Modiola phaseolina

Belongs to Modiolula according to H. Moths et al. 2010

See also Bosselaers et al. 2004 and Wood 1850

Sister taxon: Modiolula pygmaea

Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder


• Quaternary of Italy (1 collection), the Netherlands (1)

• Pliocene of the United Kingdom (3)

• Miocene of Belgium (8), Germany (8), the Netherlands (2), Poland (4)

Total: 27 collections each including a single occurrence

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