Aenona Conrad 1870 (tellin clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

Parent taxon: Tellininae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Abranda, Angulus, Arcopagella, Arcopaginula, Clathrotellina, Hemimetis, Jactellina, Laciolina, Linearis, Liothyris, Macomona, Obtellina, Palaeomoera, Pharaonella, Phylloda, Pinguitellina, Pistris, Pseudarcopagia, Punipagia, Quadrans, Quidnipagus, Scutarcopagia, Semelangulus, Solyma, Strigilla, Tellidora, Tellinides, Tellinimera, Tonganaella

Subtaxa: Aenona eufaulensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Egypt (5 collections), United States (92: Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas)

Total: 97 collections including 100 occurrences

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