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Anomalocardia heothina Woodring 1982 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Veneridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 162141

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 Anomalocardia according to W. P. Woodring 1982

Sister taxa: Anomalocardia (Anomalocardia), Anomalocardia brasiliana, Anomalocardia cuneimeris, Anomalocardia hendriana, Anomolocardia squamosa

Type specimen: USNM647740, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 19.8 x 15.2