Siliqua patula Dixon 1789 (clam)

Bivalvia - Solenida - Pharidae

Alternative combination: Solen patulus

Synonyms: Siliqua nuttallii Conrad 1837, Solecurtus nuttallii Conrad 1837

Belongs to Siliqua according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

See also Arnold and Hannibal 1913

Sister taxa: Siliqua kingi, Siliqua lucida, Siliqua radiata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (1 collection), United States (3: California)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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