Timoclea imbricata Sowerby 1826 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Alternative combinations: Astarte imbricata, Venus imbricata

Belongs to Timoclea according to M. Huber 2010

See also Woods 1850

Sister taxa: Chione (Timoclea) picta, Timoclea (Glycydonta), Timoclea (Timoclea), Timoclea costellifera, Timoclea grus, Timoclea marica, Timoclea ovata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Papua New Guinea (1 collection), the United Kingdom (4)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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