Lutraria lutraria Linnaeus 1767 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Mactridae

Alternative combination: Mactra lutraria

Belongs to Lutraria according to S. V. Woods 1850

Sister taxa: Lutraria (Cryptodon), Lutraria (Lutraria), Lutraria (Psammophila), Lutraria australis, Lutraria elliptica, Lutraria papyria, Lutraria philippinarum

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Ireland (1 collection), Morocco (1), Namibia (2), the Netherlands (2), South Africa (2)

• Pliocene of the United Kingdom (4)

• Miocene of Austria (1), Italy (2), Moldova (3)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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