Oxyperas steinmanni Olsson 1931 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Mactridae

Full reference: A. A. Olsson. 1931. Contributions to the Tertiary Paleontology of Northern Peru: Part 4, The Peruvian Oligocene. Bulletins of American Paleontology 17(63)

Belongs to Oxyperas according to A. A. Olsson 1931

Sister taxa: Oxyperas (Pseudoxyperas), Oxyperas callistoides, Oxyperas deserta, Oxyperas parinensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Oligocene of Peru (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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