Petricola (Petricola) carditoides Conrad 1837 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combinations: Petricola carditoides, Saxicava carditoides

Belongs to Petricola (Petricola) according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

See also Addicott 1966

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: stationary boring suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (7 collections), United States (9: California)

• Pliocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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