Tehamatea vocontiana Kiel 2013 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Full reference: S. Kiel. 2013. Lucinid bivalves from ancient methane seeps. Journal of Molluscan Studies 79:346-363

Belongs to Tehamatea according to S. Kiel 2013

Sister taxa: Tehamatea agirrezabalai, Tehamatea ovalis, Tehamatea rasmusseni

Type specimen: GZG.INV.88323, a shell. Its type locality is Rottier, which is in a Hauterivian basinal (carbonate) limestone in France.

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic


• Cretaceous of France (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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