Arcopsis Koenen 1885 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Noetiidae

Alternative spellings: Arca (Arcopsis), Striarca (Arcopsis)

Parent taxon: Noetiidae according to E. V. Coan and P. Valentich-Scott 2012

See also Amano et al. 2000, Coan et al. 2000, Eames 1951, Lamprell and Healy 1998, Oostingh 1935, Sepkoski 2002, Todd 2001 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Eontia, Incanopsis, Noetia

Subtaxa: Arca (Arcopsis) harrassowitzi Arcopsis (Arcopsis) Arcopsis adamsi Arcopsis solida Arcopsis sparsiincisa Arcopsis symmetrica Arcopsis symmrica Arcopsis textilis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Angola (1 collection), Australia (1), Bermuda (1), Costa Rica (3), Cuba (1), the Dominican Republic (1), Ecuador (2), Japan (5), Mexico (5), Panama (2), United States (31: Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (3)

• Pliocene of Australia (2), the Dominican Republic (1), Ecuador (1), India (1), Indonesia (9), Jamaica (4), Japan (2), Pakistan (3), Panama (2), the Philippines (1), Trinidad and Tobago (5), United States (3: Florida), Venezuela (2)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

• Miocene of Austria (1), Bulgaria (4), Greece (2), India (3), Indonesia (1), Pakistan (2), Papua New Guinea (2), Poland (2), Trinidad and Tobago (2), United States (9: Florida)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Eocene of Australia (3), France (1), Nigeria (4)

• Paleocene of Belgium (1), Denmark (7), France (1), Poland (2), Puerto Rico (1)

• Cretaceous of Denmark (2), Germany (1), United States (3: Texas)

Total: 148 collections including 156 occurrences

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