Sphenoceramus gilli Walaszczyk and Cobban 2006 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Inoceramidae

Full reference: I. Walaszczyk and W. A. Cobban. 2006. Palaeontology and stratigraphy of the Middle-Upper Coniacian and Santonian inoceramids of the US Western Interior. Acta Geologica Polonica 56(3):241-348

Belongs to Sphenoceramus according to I. Walaszczyk and W. A. Cobban 2006

Sister taxa: Inoceramus (Sphenoceramus) lundbreckensis, Inoceramus (Sphenoceramus) pachti

Type specimen: Its type locality is USGS D3629, which is in a Santonian marine sandstone in the Virgelle Sandstone Formation of Montana

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at USGS D3629

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