Glans (Centrocardita) Sacco 1899 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Alternative spelling: Centrocardita

Parent taxon: Glans according to E. J. Moore 1992

See also Marasti 1973 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cardita (Glans) quilonensis, Cardita (Glans) scabricostata, Glans (Glans), Glans carpenteri, Glans gracilicostata, Glans polynema, Glans rovereti, Glans scabrosa, Glans tasmanica

Subtaxa: Glans (Centrocardita) veneriformis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of India (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Belgium (3)

• Miocene of Bulgaria (6), Germany (1), India (3), Italy (1), Poland (4)

• Paleocene of United States (1: California)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: California)

Total: 21 collections including 24 occurrences

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