Ciliatocardium brooksi Clark 1932

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Alternative combinations: Cardium (Papyridea) brooksi, Clinocardium brooksi

Full reference: B. L. Clark. 1932. Fauna of the Poul and Yakataga Formations (Upper Oligocene) of Southern Alaska. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America 43:797-846

Belongs to Ciliatocardium according to A. I. Kafanov 2002

Sister taxa: Ciliatocardium ainuanum, Ciliatocardium asagaiense, Ciliatocardium carlsbergianum, Ciliatocardium coosense, Ciliatocardium ermanensis, Ciliatocardium evsseevi, Ciliatocardium hataii, Ciliatocardium iwatense, Ciliatocardium kirkerensis, Ciliatocardium makiyamae, Ciliatocardium matchgarense, Ciliatocardium moorae, Ciliatocardium mutuense, Ciliatocardium obstinatus, Ciliatocardium reedi, Ciliatocardium sachalinense, Ciliatocardium schmidti, Ciliatocardium shinjiense, Ciliatocardium smekhovi, Clinocardium (Ciliatocardium) ciliatum

Type specimen: UCMP 30402, a shell. Its type locality is UCMP 3850 Hamilton Creek, which is in a Chattian marine horizon in the Poul Creek Formation of Alaska.

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (5: Alaska collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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