Arca (Arca) noae Linnaeus 1758 (ark)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Alternative combination: Arca noae

Belongs to Arca (Arca) according to P. Jung 1965

See also Linnaeus 1758

Sister taxa: Arca (Arca) aquila, Arca (Arca) boucardi, Arca (Arca) bowdeniana, Arca (Arca) filewiczi, Arca (Arca) givensi, Arca (Arca) gonzalesi, Arca (Arca) hatchetigbeensis, Arca (Arca) imbricata, Arca (Arca) kelirensis, Arca (Arca) lomasdesamba, Arca (Arca) menengtengana, Arca (Arca) navicularis, Arca (Arca) patagonica, Arca (Arca) petropolitana, Arca (Arca) praeboucardi, Arca (Arca) sakamizuensis, Arca (Arca) sisquocensis, Arca (Arca) subcalcarea, Arca (Arca) subprotracta, Arca (Arca) suspecta, Arca (Arca) terminumbonis, Arca (Arca) uedai, Arca (Arca) williamsoni, Arca (Arca) yaquensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Quaternary of France (2 collections), Italy (1), South Africa (1)

• Pliocene of Cyprus (1), Greece (3), Italy (2), Portugal (1), South Africa (1), Spain (3)

• Miocene of Algeria (4), Bulgaria (3), Cyprus (2), Greece (2), Hungary (1), Italy (4), Moldova (5), Morocco (1), Poland (3), Spain (2)

Total: 42 collections each including a single occurrence

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