Ctenodonta Salter 1852 (clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Ctenodontidae

Alternative spelling: Ctendonta

Synonyms: Nucula (Tellinomya) Hall 1847, Tellinomya Hall 1847

Parent taxon: Ctenodontidae according to C Babin and J C Gutiérrez-Marco 1991

See also Bouchet et al. 2010, Cox et al. 1969, Fang 2006, Harrison and Harrison 1975, Hayami and Kase 1977, Isberg 1934, Raymond 1916, Sepkoski 2002, Soot-Ryen and Soot-Ryen 1960, Toni 1975 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Alococoncha, Clinopistha, Ditichia, Dystactella, Mesoneilo, Praectenodonta, Tancrediopsis, Tellinopsis

Subtaxa: Ctenodonta (Tancrediopsis) Ctenodonta auburnensis Ctenodonta bidorsata Ctenodonta bodae Ctenodonta carpenteri Ctenodonta chambliensis Ctenodonta concinna Ctenodonta corbuliformis Ctenodonta coreanica Ctenodonta dalecarlica Ctenodonta deserta Ctenodonta dotensis Ctenodonta dubia Ctenodonta dubiaformis Ctenodonta escosurae Ctenodonta fraterculus Ctenodonta hyacinthensis Ctenodonta iphigenia Ctenodonta kallholniensis Ctenodonta limbata Ctenodonta logani Ctenodonta longa Ctenodonta macalesteri Ctenodonta madisonensis Ctenodonta myalta Ctenodonta nasuta Ctenodonta nasutaformis Ctenodonta newtoni Ctenodonta nipponica Ctenodonta norvegica Ctenodonta nuda Ctenodonta obliqua Ctenodonta oblongata Ctenodonta parvidens Ctenodonta peracuta Ctenodonta perangulata Ctenodonta placita Ctenodonta pygmaea Ctenodonta schmalenseei Ctenodonta simulatrix Ctenodonta spjeldnaesi Ctenodonta striata Ctenodonta subcircularis Ctenodonta subnasuta Ctenodonta tornquisti Ctenodonta victoriae Ctenodonta youngi

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Type: Tellinomya nasuta

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Osagean of United States (1: Indiana collection)

• Carboniferous of United States (3: Indiana, Kentucky)

• Devonian of Australia (10), China (3), Germany (5), South Africa (5)

• Silurian to Devonian of Australia (1)

• Silurian of Algeria (2), Argentina (2), Australia (6), Canada (7: Manitoba, Ontario, Québec), China (1), Jordan (4), Paraguay (2), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (39: Maryland, New York, Ohio)

• Ordovician of Argentina (3), Australia (5), Bolivia (3), Canada (36: Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec), China (6), the Czech Republic (10), France (8), Morocco (2), North Korea (3), Norway (20), Portugal (1), South Korea (1), Spain (4), Sweden (2), the United Kingdom (1), United States (95: Alaska, Colorado, Illinois, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Minnesota, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia, Tennessee, Virginia, Wisconsin)

• Llandeilo of Argentina (1), Australia (4), France (2)

• Chazy of Canada (2: Ontario), United States (16: New York)

• Whiterockian of United States (11: Nevada)

• Arenig of Argentina (2), Bolivia (1), France (1), Morocco (2)

Total: 336 collections including 393 occurrences

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