Pisidium atopum Woodring 1982 (pea clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Sphaeriidae

Full reference: W. P. Woodring. 1982. Geology and paleontology of canal zone and adjoing parts of Panama: Description of Tertiary mollusks (Pelecypods: Propeamussiidae to Cuspidariidae). United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 306(F)

Belongs to Pisidium according to W. P. Woodring 1982

Sister taxa: Pisidium amnicum, Pisidium casertanum, Pisidium henslowianum, Pisidium leslieae, Pisidium medlicottianum, Pisidium nitidum, Pisidium obtusale, Pisidium pulchellum, Pisidium pusillum, Pisidium solitarium, Pisidium subtruncatum, Pisidium victoriae, Pisidium vincentianum

Type specimen: USNM 647725, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Panama (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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