Codakia tigerina Linnaeus 1758 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Alternative combination: Venus tigerina

Belongs to Codakia according to E. A. Glover and J. D. Taylor 2007

See also Wilson 2002

Sister taxa: Codakia (Codakia), Codakia colpoica, Codakia distinguenda, Codakia exasperata, Codakia interrupta, Codakia paytenorum, Codakia planatella, Codakia punctata, Pexocodakia rugifera

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Djibouti (4 collections), Egypt (2), Eritrea (4), Iran (1), Saudi Arabia (2), Sudan (1), Tanzania (1), Tonga (1), Yemen (6)

• Pliocene of Japan (1)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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