Mactra tumida Bohm 1926 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Mactridae

Full reference: J. Bohm. 1926. Über Tertiäre versteinerungen von den Bogenfelser diamantfeldern. Beiträge zur geologischen Erforschung der deutschen Schutzgebiete 2:55-87

Belongs to Mactra according to J. Bohm 1926

Sister taxa: Mactra (Barymactra), Mactra (Electomactra), Mactra (Electromactra), Mactra (Heteromactra), Mactra (Mactra), Mactra (Mactrella), Mactra (Maorimactra), Mactra (Nannomactra), Mactra achatina, Mactra artopta, Mactra auca, Mactra austeniana, Mactra australis, Mactra axiniformis, Mactra clathrodon, Mactra constricta, Mactra darwinii, Mactra dissimilis, Mactra gabiotensis, Mactra gibbsana, Mactra hamiltonensis, Mactra incomatensis, Mactra irizari, Mactra isabelleana, Mactra lilacea, Mactra maculata, Mactra marplatensis, Mactra mekranensis, Mactra mera, Mactra mississippiensis, Mactra oblonga, Mactra ovalis, Mactra patagonica, Mactra pellucida, Mactra procrassa, Mactra pusilla, Mactra queenslandica, Mactra sericea, Mactra solida, Mactra stantoni, Mactra stultorum, Mactra tenuissima, Mactra tripartita, Mactra truncata, Mactra tumbezia, Mactra turgida

Type specimen: Its type locality is Langental, NE of Bogenfels, which is in a Priabonian shallow subtidal siltstone/sandstone in the Langental Beds Formation of Namibia

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Langental, NE of Bogenfels

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