Saxolucina antarctipleura Stilwell et al. 2004 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Full reference: J. D. Stilwell, W. J. Zinsmeister, and A. E. Oleinik. 2004. Early Paleocene Mollusks of Antarctica: Systematics, Paleoecology and Paleobiogeographic Significance. Bulletins of American Paleontology 367

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

Sister taxa: Saxolucina gaufia, Saxolucina saxorum, Saxolucina sharmani

Type specimen: USNM 517010

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Antarctica (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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