Penicillus Bruguière 1789 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pandorida - Clavagellidae

Parent taxon: Clavagellidae according to L. R. Cox et al. 1969

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ascaulocardium, Brechites, Brechitinae, Clavagella, Humphreyia, Pencillinae, Stirpulina

Subtaxa: Penicillus (Foegia) Penicillus (Penicillus) Penicillus (Pseudobrechites) Penicillus (Warnea)

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), Puerto Rico (1)

• Miocene of Indonesia (2)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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