Arctica calabra Seguenza 1876 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Arcticidae

Alternative combination: Cyprina calabra

Belongs to Arctica according to A. B. Quarto di Palo 1970

Sister taxa: Arctica islandica, Arctica limpidiana, Arctica murrayensis, Arctica planata, Arctica provencialis, Arctica subanthooensis, Cyprina iddingsi, Cyprina escheri, Cyprina cuneata, Cyprina purae, Cyprina scutellaria, Cyprina praerustica, Cyprina cordiformis, Cyprina lens, Cyprina cancriniana

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at 61 AD-30, Baba Darves (Cretaceous of Afghanistan)

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