Perna rimosa Lamarck 1805 (mussel)

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

Alternative combination: Mytilus rimosus

Full reference: J. -B. Lamarck. 1805. Mémoires sur les fossiles des environs de Paris (suite 5). Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 6:117-415

Belongs to Perna according to M. Glibert 1975

See also Iqbal 1973

Sister taxa: Perna bosniaca, Perna heberti, Perna kerguelensis, Perna latoconvexa, Perna magellanica, Perna meleagrinoides, Perna nishiyamai, Perna perna, Perna texanus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Loc. 9 (Tiyon Formation) (Eocene of Pakistan)

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