Notocorbula texana Gabb 1860 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

Alternative combination: Corbula texana

Belongs to Notocorbula according to K. V. Palmer and D. C. Brann 1965

See also Harris 1919

Sister taxa: Corbula (Notocorbula) fortisulcata, Notocorbula adelaidensis, Notocorbula coxi, Notocorbula ephamilla, Notocorbula humerosa, Notocorbula rugosa

Type specimen: Its type locality is Reklaw-locality 2, which is in a Ypresian shallow subtidal shale in the Reklaw Formation of Texas

Ecology: stationary infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of Mexico (2 collections), United States (20: Texas, Virginia)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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