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Barbatia (Cucullaearca) lima Conrad 1848 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 109564

Alternative combinations: Arca lima, Byssoarca lima, Cucullaearca lima, Navicula lima

Belongs to Barbatia (Cucullaearca) according to D. T. Dockery 1982

Sister taxa: Barbatia (Cucullaearca) candida, Barbatia (Cucullaearca) cuculloides, Barbatia (Cucullaearca) mississippiensis, Barbatia (Cucullaearca) reeveana

Type specimen: ANSP 30642, a shell

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder