Codakia (Jagonia) guppyi Woodring 1925 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Full reference: W. P. Woodring. 1925. Miocene Molluscs from Bowden, Jamaica. Part 1: Pelecypods and Scaphopods. Contributions to the Geology and Palaeontology of the West Indies

Belongs to Codakia (Jagonia) according to W. P. Woodring 1925

Sister taxa: Codakia (Ctena) decussata, Ctena (Ctena), Ctena (Talocodakia), Ctena bella, Ctena galapagana, Ctena mexicana, Ctena orbiculata, Ctena prechiquita, Lucina parvilineata, Jagonia peruviana, Codakia (Jagonia) vendryesi

Type specimen: USNM 107103, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution: found only at Bowden Formation (Woodring 1925, 1928 Checklist) (Pliocene of Jamaica)

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