Costaglycymeris waltonensis Gardner 1947 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Glycymerididae

Alternative combination: Glycymeris waltonensis

Full reference: J. R. Gardner. 1947. The Molluscan Fauna of the Alum Bluff Group of Florida. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper (142A-H)1-709

Belongs to Costaglycymeris according to L. W. Ward 1992

See also Gardner 1947

Sister taxa: Costaglycymeris drymanos, Costaglycymeris mixoni, Costaglycymeris subovata, Costaglycymeris virginiae

Type specimen: USNM 352312, a shell. Its type locality is USGS Loc. 3732 - Dave Adams Mill Creek [Shoal River Fm], which is in a Serravallian marine marl/sandstone in the Shoal River Formation of Florida.

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder


• Miocene of United States (22: Florida collections)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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