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Yoldia duprei Weaver and Palmer 1922 (clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Yoldiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 308227

Full reference: C. E. Weaver and K. Palmer. 1922. Fauna from the Eocene of Washington. University of Washington Publications in Geology 1(3):1-56

Belongs to Yoldia according to C. E. Weaver and K. Palmer 1922

Sister taxa: Yoldia (Cnesterium), Yoldia (Kalayoldia), Yoldia (Mirayoldia), Yoldia (Nampiella), Yoldia (Sachalinella), Yoldia (Yoldia), Yoldia bocasensis, Yoldia carnarosensis, Yoldia clydoniona, Yoldia cupressensis, Yoldia dowlingi, Yoldia evansi, Yoldia freytagi, Yoldia gesteri, Yoldia gladenkovi, Yoldia hikoshimensis, Yoldia hyperborea, Yoldia impressa, Yoldia inaequisculpta, Yoldia kermadecensis, Yoldia kissoumi, Yoldia laevis, Yoldia limatula, Yoldia markleyensis, Yoldia mater, Yoldia mcconnelli, Yoldia mortuasusensis, Yoldia mosesi, Yoldia newcombi, Yoldia nitida, Yoldia peninsularis, Yoldia pisciformis, Yoldia powersi, Yoldia sagittalia, Yoldia sapotilla, Yoldia scaphoides, Yoldia scissurata, Yoldia serica, Yoldia submontereyensis, Yoldia subscitula, Yoldia supramontereyana, Yoldia supramontereyensis, Yoldia temblorensis

Type specimen: UW (unknown number), a shell. Its type locality is UW 329, which is in a Bartonian marine horizon in the Cowlitz Formation of Washington.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 14.5 x 8.0