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Panacoma chiriquiensis Olsson 1942 (clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei

PaleoDB taxon number: 171605

Alternative combination: Macoma (Panacoma) chiriquiensis

Belongs to Panacoma according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PRI 4102, a shell. Its type locality is Charco Azul [Charco Azul Fm], which is in a Pliocene offshore shale in the Charco Azul Formation of Costa Rica.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 21.7 x 33.0