Goniophora (Cosmogoniophora) McLearn 1918 (clam)

Bivalvia - Modiomorphida - Modiomorphidae

Alternative spelling: Cosmogoniophora

Parent taxon: Goniophora according to J. C. W. Cope 1996

See also Cox et al. 1969 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Goniophora (Goniophora), Goniophora alei, Goniophora andersoni, Goniophora ascia, Goniophora bragei, Goniophora brimeri, Goniophora compta, Goniophora gymeri, Goniophora orientalis, Goniophora perangulata, Goniophora solci, Goniophora thula, Goniophora tyri

Subtaxa: Goniophora (Cosmogoniophora) bellula

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Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Australia (1 collection), China (1)

• Arenig of Argentina (1)

• Ordovician of Spain (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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