Panopea americana Conrad 1838 (clam)

Bivalvia - Hiatellida - Hiatellidae

Alternative combination: Panopaea americana

Belongs to Panopea according to L. W. Ward 1998

See also Glenn 1904 and Ward 1992

Sister taxa: Panopaea depressa, Panopaea elongata, Panopaea mackrothi, Panopaea montignyana, Panopaea orientalis, Panopaea remondii, Panopaea toulai, Panopaea vaudini, Panope agnewi, Panope borealis, Panope californica, Panope elongatissima, Panope gurgitis, Panope mclearni, Panope murrayensis, Panope taylorensis, Panope tenuis, Panope webbi, Panopea (Myopsis), Panopea (Panopea), Panopea abbreviata, Panopea abrupta, Panopea akerlundi, Panopea aldrovandi, Panopea anabarica, Panopea australis, Panopea bagualesia, Panopea bitruncata, Panopea brasiliensis, Panopea chiloensis, Panopea clausa, Panopea dockensis, Panopea eightsi, Panopea gastaldii, Panopea globosa, Panopea glycymeris, Panopea goldfussii, Panopea ibari, Panopea inaequivalvis, Panopea intermedia, Panopea kazakovae, Panopea kissoumi, Panopea nucleus, Panopea parawhitfieldi, Panopea porrectoides, Panopea ramonensis, Panopea rathbuni, Panopea snohomishensis, Panopea thomasi, Panopea undatoides, Panopea whitfieldi, Panopea worthingtoni, Panopea zinsmeisteri

Ecology: stationary deep infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (10: Delaware, Maryland collections)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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