Gonimyrtea droueti Nyst 1861 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Alternative combinations: Cavilucina (Gonimyrtea) droueti, Lucina droueti

Belongs to Gonimyrtea according to K. I. Schnetler and E. Palm 2008

Sister taxa: Gonimyrtea araea, Gonimyrtea bucculenta, Gonimyrtea concinna, Gonimyrtea galeottiana, Gonimyrtea gracilis, Gonimyrtea spinulosa, Gonimyrtea submichelottii

Subtaxa: Gonimyrtea droueti schloenbachi

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Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic


• Miocene of Germany (19 collections), the Netherlands (1)

• Oligocene of Denmark (2), Hungary (1)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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