Scapharca (Scapharca) invidiosa Casey 1903 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Alternative combinations: Anadara (Scapharca) invidiosa, Arca invidiosa

Belongs to Scapharca (Scapharca) according to D. T. Dockery 1982

Sister taxa: Scapharca (Scapharca) cordicosta, Scapharca (Scapharca) delicatula, Scapharca (Scapharca) diluvii, Scapharca (Scapharca) gendinganensis, Scapharca (Scapharca) geyleri, Scapharca (Scapharca) hulshofi, Scapharca (Scapharca) multiformis

Type specimen: ANSP 990, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (14: Mississippi collections)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.