Pholadomya (Bucardiomya) Rollier 1912 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae

Alternative spelling: Bucardiomya

Synonym: Bureiomya Voronetz 1938

Parent taxon: Pholadomya according to J. Valls et al. 2004

See also Frassinetti and Covacevich 1999, Ros-Franch et al. 2014, Sepkoski 2002 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Pholadomya (Pholadomya), Pholadomya acuminata, Pholadomya albertensis, Pholadomya aubryi, Pholadomya borealis, Pholadomya candida, Pholadomya cardissoides, Pholadomya carinata, Pholadomya claibornensis, Pholadomya connectans, Pholadomya cuneiformis, Pholadomya cupressensis, Pholadomya diegoensis, Pholadomya falconensis, Pholadomya gigantea, Pholadomya granulifera, Pholadomya gronlandica, Pholadomya inaequiplicata, Pholadomya kernensis, Pholadomya laeviuscula, Pholadomya lirata, Pholadomya marylandica, Pholadomya mclearni, Pholadomya munita, Pholadomya nasuta, Pholadomya nitanae, Pholadomya occidentalis, Pholadomya orientalis, Pholadomya ovalis, Pholadomya parahybensis, Pholadomya paucicosta, Pholadomya percarinata, Pholadomya puschi, Pholadomya qinghaiensis, Pholadomya ragazzii, Pholadomya sanctaecrucis, Pholadomya stefaninii, Pholadomya subelongata, Pholadomya sublirata, Pholadomya subventricosa, Pholadomya valangiensis, Pholadomya walli

Subtaxa: Pholadomya (Bucardiomya) bucardium Pholadomya (Bucardiomya) margaritacea Pholadomya (Bucardiomya) protei Pholadomya (Bucardiomya) somaliensis

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Type: Pholadomya bucardium

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of Chile (2 collections)

• Eocene of Japan (8), the United Kingdom (4)

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

• Cretaceous of Argentina (1), France (2), Germany (1), Japan (5), Kazakhstan (1), Mozambique (4), the Netherlands (1), Poland (3), Ukraine (1)

• Jurassic of China (1), Eritrea (2), Ethiopia (13), France (7), Germany (1), India (2), Iran (4), Japan (1), Kenya (1), Madagascar (1), Poland (3), Portugal (2), Saudi Arabia (37), Somalia (3), Spain (17), Tanzania (1), Thailand (3), Tunisia (11), the United Kingdom (5), Vietnam (1), Yemen (12)

Total: 165 collections including 173 occurrences

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