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Globivenus rigida Dillwyn 1817 (venus clam)

Bivalvia - Veneroidei - Veneridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 91223

Alternative combinations: Cytherea (Ventricola) rigida, Ventricolaria rigida, Venus rigida

Synonyms: Antigona rugosa Gmelin 1792 (no. 248716), Venus rugosa Gmelin 1792 (no. 248715)

Belongs to Globivenus according to E. V. Coan and P. Valentich-Scott 2012

Sister taxa: Globivenus callimorpha, Globivenus effosa, Globivenus fordii, Globivenus isocardia, Globivenus magdalenae, Globivenus rugatina, Ventricolaria blandiana, Ventricolaria harrisiana

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder