Lucina (Lucinisca) fluctivaga Maury 1924 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Alternative combination: Phacoides fluctivagus

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1924. Fosseis Terciarios Do Brazil. Servico Geologico E Mineralogico Do Brazil Monographia 49

Belongs to Lucina (Lucinisca) according to V. A. Tavora et al. 2004

See also Maury 1924

Sister taxa: Lucina (Lucinisca) fausta, Lucina (Lucinisca) varisculpta, Lucinisca bocasensis, Lucinisca calhounensis, Lucinisca centrifuga, Lucinisca costaricensis, Lucinisca cribrarius, Lucinisca fenestrata, Lucinisca hispaniolana, Lucinisca mirandana, Lucinisca muricata, Lucinisca nassula, Lucinisca nuttalli, Lucinisca protista

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rio Pirabas (Maury coll.), which is in a Miocene shallow subtidal limestone/limestone in the Pirabas Formation of Brazil

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Miocene of Brazil (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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