Thyasira flexuosa Lamarck 1818 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Thyasiridae

Alternative combination: Amphidesma flexuosa

Belongs to Thyasira according to J. D. Stilwell et al. 2004

See also Beesley 1998

Sister taxa: Thyasira (Conchocele), Thyasira alaskana, Thyasira austrosulca, Thyasira becca, Thyasira chilensis, Thyasira folgeri, Thyasira gouldii, Thyasira montanita, Thyasira nana, Thyasira olssoni, Thyasira peruviana, Thyasira rashidi, Thyasira sarsii, Thyasira staufti, Thyasira tanabei, Thyasira tessaria

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: California collection)

• Pliocene of Belgium (1)

• Miocene of Denmark (1), Germany (3), Poland (1), Slovakia (1)

• Oligocene of Denmark (4)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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