Tethyoceramus Sornay 1980 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Inoceramidae

Alternative spelling: Inoceramus (Tethyoceramus)

Parent taxon: Inoceramidae according to I. Walaszczyk 2018

See also Stilwell and Gallagher 2009 and Walaszczyk et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Actinoceramus, Anopaea, Arctomytiloides, Cataceramus, Cladoceramus, Coloniceraminae, Cremnoceramus, Heroceramus, Inaequiceramus, Inoceraminae, Inoceramus, Magadiceramus, Mytiloides, Neocomiceramus, Neoinoceramus, Parainoceramya, Platyceramus, Pseudomytiloides, Retroceramus, Sachalinoceraminae, Sphaeroceramus, Spyridoceramus, Tenuipteria, Trochoceramus, Volviceramus

Subtaxa: Tethyoceramus basseae Tethyoceramus madagascariensis

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Type: Inoceramus (Tethyoceramus) basseae

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (3 collections), Argentina (1), Australia (3), India (4), Madagascar (3)

Total: 14 collections including 16 occurrences

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