Cyclocardia terryi Olsson 1922 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Alternative combinations: Cardita (Venericardia) terryi, Venericardia terryi

Full reference: A. A. Olsson. 1922. The Miocene of Northern Costa Rica. Bulletins of American Paleontology 9(39):1-309

Belongs to Cyclocardia according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Anderson 1929, Barrios 1960 and Weisbord 1929

Sister taxa: Cardita (Cyclocardia) steinkei, Cyclocardia (Arcturellina), Cyclocardia (Cyclocardia), Cyclocardia (Vimentum), Cyclocardia abesinaiensis, Cyclocardia akagii, Cyclocardia borealis, Cyclocardia castrana, Cyclocardia christiei, Cyclocardia dodairensis, Cyclocardia granulata, Cyclocardia hannai, Cyclocardia hannibali, Cyclocardia kurilensis, Cyclocardia mesembria, Cyclocardia moniligena, Cyclocardia novangliae, Cyclocardia pseutella, Cyclocardia spurca, Cyclocardia subtenta, Cyclocardia tokunagai, Cyclocardia trentensis, Cyclocardia velutinus, Cyclocardia ventricosa, Cyclocardia yoshidai, Cyclocardia zuliana, Venericardia (Cyclocardia) ferruginea, Venericardia (Cyclocardia) harukii, Venericardia (Cyclocardia) otatsumei, Venericardia (Cyclocardia) yokoyamai

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Colombia (1 collection), Costa Rica (2)

• Miocene of Colombia (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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