Anadara (Rasia) lienosa Say 1832 (ark)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Alternative combinations: Anadara (Anadara) lienosa, Anadara lienosa, Arca (Anadara) lienosa, Arca (Scapharca) lienosa, Arca lienosa, Scapharca (Scapharca) lienosa, Scapharca lienosa

Belongs to Anadara (Rasia) according to W. P. Woodring 1973

See also DuBar 1958, Gardner 1943, Hodson et al. 1927, Holmes 1860 and Rosenberg 2005

Sister taxa: Anadara (Rasia) actinophora, Anadara (Rasia) andrewsi, Anadara (Rasia) athroa, Anadara (Rasia) bravardi, Anadara (Rasia) carmenensis, Anadara (Rasia) cercadica, Anadara (Rasia) charcoazulensis, Anadara (Rasia) corcupidonis, Anadara (Rasia) cornellana, Anadara (Rasia) costaricensis, Anadara (Rasia) dariensis, Anadara (Rasia) democraciana, Anadara (Rasia) emarginata, Anadara (Rasia) fissicosta, Anadara (Rasia) golfoyaquensis, Anadara (Rasia) guayubinica, Anadara (Rasia) honensis, Anadara (Rasia) inaequilateralis, Anadara (Rasia) lita, Anadara (Rasia) medioamericana, Anadara (Rasia) mirandana, Anadara (Rasia) mississippiensis, Anadara (Rasia) sechurana, Anadara (Rasia) springvalensis, Anadara (Rasia) tamarana, Anadara (Rasia) tirantensis, Anadara (Rasia) wiedenmayeri, Anadara (Rasia) zuliana, Rasia arata

Subtaxa: Anadara (Rasia) lienosa trochala

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Quaternary of United States (23: Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina collections)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene of Colombia (3), Mexico (1), United States (15: Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina)

• Miocene of Panama (1), United States (2: Florida, New Jersey), Venezuela (6)

Total: 52 collections each including a single occurrence

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