Tapes virginea Linnaeus 1767 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combination: Venus virginea

Belongs to Tapes according to S. V. Woods 1850

Sister taxa: Tapes (Ruditapes), Tapes (Tapes), Tapes (Textrix), Tapes aurea, Tapes corrugatus, Tapes dorsatus, Tapes literatus, Tapes perovalis, Tapes texturata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the United Kingdom (1 collection)

• Pliocene of the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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