Trochoceramus Heinz 1932 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Inoceramidae

Parent taxon: Inoceramidae according to G. Alencáster and L. Omaña 2006

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Vokes 1980

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

Subtaxa: Trochoceramus tricostatus

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Austria (1 collection), Bulgaria (1), Egypt (1), France (5), Germany (1), Jordan (1), Libya (1), Madagascar (1), Mexico (2), Morocco (1), Nigeria (1), Peru (2), Somalia (1), Spain (2), Ukraine (1), United States (1: New Jersey)

Total: 23 collections including 30 occurrences

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