Eurhomalea lenticularis Broderip and Sowerby 1835 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combination: Venus lenticularis

Belongs to Eurhomalea according to M. Huber 2010

See also Coan and Valentich-Scott 2012

Sister taxa: Eurhomalea antarctica, Eurhomalea difficilis, Eurhomalea florentinoi, Eurhomalea fuenzalidai, Eurhomalea inflata, Eurhomalea navidadiformis, Eurhomalea newtoni, Eurhomalea rufa

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Peru (7 collections)

• Pliocene of Peru (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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