Mulinia edulis King 1831 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Mactridae

Belongs to Mulinia according to E. V. Coan and P. Valentich-Scott 2012

Sister taxa: Mulinia alta, Mulinia chilota, Mulinia cleryana, Mulinia coloradoensis, Mulinia congesta, Mulinia lateralis, Mulinia milesii, Mulinia modesta, Mulinia pallida, Mulinia undulifera, Mulinia yaquinensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (2 collections), Chile (11), Peru (16)

• Pliocene of Chile (1), Peru (1)

Total: 31 collections including 32 occurrences

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