Donax politus Poli 1791 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Donacidae

Alternative combinations: Angulus polita, Tellina polita

Belongs to Donax according to S. V. Woods 1850

See also Holmes 1858

Sister taxa: Donax (Donax), Donax (Hecuba), Donax (Latona), Donax (Paradonax), Donax (Plebidonax), Donax (Tembrockia), Donax acutus, Donax asper, Donax bezanconi, Donax carinatus, Donax denticulatus, Donax fossor, Donax foucardi, Donax gonioides, Donax gouldii, Donax hilairea, Donax idoneus, Donax incerta, Donax obesulus, Donax rugosus, Donax securiformis, Donax serra, Donax texasianus, Donax trigonulus, Donax trunculus, Donax veneriformis, Donax vittatus

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of the United Kingdom (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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