Pholadomya albertensis Warren 1933 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae

Full reference: P. S. Warren. 1933. New Coloradoan species from the Upper Peace River, British Columbia. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada 27:109-119

Belongs to Pholadomya according to P. S. Warren 1933

Sister taxa: Pholadomya (Bucardiomya), Pholadomya (Pholadomya), Pholadomya acuminata, 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

Type specimen: University of Alberta Geological Museum Ct549, a shell.

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (4: Alberta, British Columbia collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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