Trigonarca jessupae Maury 1930 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Glycymerididae

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1930. O Cretaceo da Parahyba do Norte. Servi├žo Geologico E Mineralogico do Brasil Monographia 8:1-305

Belongs to Trigonarca according to C. J. Maury 1930

Sister taxa: Trigonarca angolensis, Trigonarca californica, Trigonarca camerunensis, Trigonarca cardiformis, Trigonarca curvatodonta, Trigonarca excavata, Trigonarca furoni, Trigonarca jacksonensis, Trigonarca manzadinensis, Trigonarca schweinfurthi, Trigonarca sectilis, Trigonarca semiglabra

Type specimen: Its type locality is Right bank of Rio Gramame (Roudairia zone), which is in a Maastrichtian carbonate limestone in Brazil

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Brazil (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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