Cycloconcha (clam)

Bivalvia - Actinodontida - Cycloconchidae

Parent taxon: Cycloconchidae according to L. R. Cox et al. 1969

See also Bouchet et al. 2010 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Copidens, Cycloconchinae, Famatinadonta, Taselasmodinae

Subtaxa: Cycloconcha mediocardinalis Cycloconcha speciosa

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Type: Cycloconcha mediocardinalis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Argentina (1 collection), the United Kingdom (4), United States (11: Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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