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Semele jaramija Pilsbry and Olsson 1941 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Semelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 92362

Full reference: H. A. Pilsbry and A.A. Olsson. 1941. A Pliocene fauna from Western Ecuador. Proceedings of the Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 93:1-79

Belongs to Semele according to H. A. Pilsbry and A.A. Olsson 1941

Sister taxa: Semele (Elegantula), Semele (Semele), Semele anteriocosta, Semele australina, Semele bellastriata, Semele bolivarensis, Semele carinata, Semele casta, Semele chipolana, Semele claytoni, Semele diaboli, Semele fausta, Semele gayi, Semele hanleyi, Semele harveyensis, Semele junonia, Semele krauseana, Semele laevis, Semele linosa, Semele mekranica, Semele morani, Semele nelliana, Semele orbiculata, Semele paramutica, Semele perlamellosa, Semele proficua, Semele pulchra, Semele purpurascens, Semele radiata, Semele rubropicta, Semele sardonica, Semele sayi, Semele sparsilineata, Semele subovata, Semele transversa, Semele vancouverensis, Semele venusta, Semele vesiculosa, Semele zuliana

Type specimen: Its type locality is Zone J - Canoa Formation, which is in a Pliocene coastal sandstone/claystone in the Canoa Formation of Ecuador

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder