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Siliqua patula Dixon 1789 (clam)

Bivalvia - Solenida - Pharidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 98027

Alternative combination: Solen patulus

Synonyms: Siliqua nuttallii Conrad 1837 (no. 98028), Solecurtus nuttallii Conrad 1837 (no. 98024)

Belongs to Siliqua according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Siliqua kingi, Siliqua lucida, Siliqua radiata, Siliqua simondsi

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder