Phacoides Blainville 1825 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Parent taxon: Lucininae according to W. P. Woodring 1982

See also Gardner 1943, Glenn 1904, Nagao 1928, Olsson 1931, Oostingh 1935, Sellards 1917, Vokes 1980 and Woodring 1925

Sister taxa: Callucina, Callucinopsis, Cavilucina, Epilucina, Hadralucina, Here, Linga, Loripes, Lucina, Luciniola, Lucinisca, Mesolinga, Nevenulora, Plastomiltha, Recurvella, Saxolucina, Stewartia, Volupia

Subtaxa: Phacoides (Bellucina) Phacoides (Phacoides) Phacoides andersoni Phacoides cerma Phacoides diaboli Phacoides eaglesomei Phacoides eudaidalus Phacoides hillsboroensis Phacoides muirensis Phacoides ocalanus Phacoides pacifica Phacoides pectinatus Phacoides perovatus Phacoides pullensis Phacoides quadrata Phacoides subrhomboidalis Phacoides thalassogonus Phacoides wacissanus Phacoides woodi

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Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Colombia (1 collection), Cuba (1), Haiti (1), Panama (2), United States (8: California, Florida)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene of Belgium (1), Costa Rica (1), the Dominican Republic (2), India (1), Indonesia (3), Jamaica (1), Mexico (1), Panama (1), United States (9: California, Florida, South Carolina)

• Miocene of Brazil (1), Colombia (16), the Dominican Republic (3), Ecuador (1), France (1), Haiti (1), Mexico (1), Moldova (4), Peru (1), Poland (2), United States (16: California, Florida, Maryland, South Carolina)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Haiti (1), United States (7: Florida)

• Oligocene of Panama (4), United States (19: California, Florida, Georgia)

• Eocene of Colombia (1), Croatia (3), Mexico (3), Nigeria (8), United States (1: South Carolina)

• Paleocene of Austria (1), Denmark (3), United States (11: California, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Angola (1), Egypt (1), Jordan (1), Libya (2), Nigeria (1), Oman (1), United States (38: Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Texas)

Total: 188 collections including 211 occurrences

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