Tagelus (Mesopleura) divisus Spengler 1794 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Solecurtidae

Alternative combination: Solen divisus

Synonym: Solen bidentatus Spengler 1794

Belongs to Tagelus (Mesopleura) according to W. P. Woodring 1982

See also Hendy et al. 2008

Sister taxon: Tagelus (Mesopleura) subteres

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Quaternary of United States (2: Florida collections), Venezuela (2)

• Pliocene of Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene of Panama (3), United States (3: Florida), Venezuela (1)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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