Glyptoactis (Glyptoactis) himerta Dall 1903 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Alternative combination: Venericardia himerta

Full reference: W. H. Dall. 1903. Contributions to the Tertiary Fauna of Florida (Part 6). Transactions of the Wagner Free Institute of Science of Philadelphia 3(6):1219-1654

Belongs to Glyptoactis (Glyptoactis) according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Dall 1903

Sister taxa: Glyptoactis (Glyptoactis) dominica, Glyptoactis (Glyptoactis) wendellwoodringi

Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (8: Florida collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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