Lucinella divaricata Linnaeus 1758 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Alternative combinations: Loripes divaricata, Lucina divaricata, Tellina divaricata

Synonym: Lucina commutata Philippi 1836

Belongs to Lucinella according to L. R. Cox et al. 1969

See also d'Orbigny 1846, Holmes 1860, Lamarck 1806 and Woods 1850

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic


• Quaternary of Italy (1 collection), the Netherlands (3), Portugal (2), Turkey (2), the United Kingdom (1)

• Pliocene of the United Kingdom (1)

• Miocene of Germany (1)

• Oligocene of Austria (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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