Penitella penita Conrad 1837 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Pholadidae

Alternative combinations: Pholadidea penita, Pholas penita

Belongs to Penitella according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: stationary boring suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (4 collections), United States (8: California)

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

• Pliocene of United States (3: California)

• Miocene of the Russian Federation (2)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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