Limea strigilata Brocchi 1814 (file clam)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Limidae

Alternative combination: Ostrea strigilata

Belongs to Limea according to M. Harzhauser et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Limaea solida, Limea (Eolimea), Limea (Isolimea), Limea (Limea), Limea acuticostata, Limea alticosta, Limea delanouei, Limea margineplicata, Limea nux, Limea strigillata, Limea tenuisculptata, Limea transenna

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Pliocene of Italy (1 collection)

• Miocene of Germany (7), Morocco (2), the Netherlands (1), Slovakia (1), Spain (1)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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