Crassatella Lamarck 1799 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Synonyms: Crassatellides Krueger 1823, Crassatellites Krueger 1823

Parent taxon: Crassatellidae according to D. Frassinetti and V. Covacevich 1999

See also Coan and Valentich-Scott 2012, Dockery 1982, Glenn 1904, Gliozzi and Malatesta 1983, Olsson 1931, Oostingh 1935, Sepkoski 2002, Tashiro 1988, Vokes 1980, Wingard 1993, Woodring 1925 and Wozny 1977

Sister taxa: Anthonya, Crassatellinae, Eucrassatella, Ptychomyinae, Scambulinae, Spissatella

Subtaxa: Crassatella (Crassatella) Crassatella (Landinia) Crassatella (Pachythaerus) Crassatella antestriata Crassatella aquiana Crassatella arcacea Crassatella astartiformis Crassatella carcarensis Crassatella carolinensis Crassatella compressa Crassatella corioensis Crassatella corrugata Crassatella cygnea Crassatella dennanti Crassatella dennati Crassatella densus Crassatella desmaresti Crassatella desvauxi Crassatella eutawcolens Crassatella fusca Crassatella gamma Crassatella granti Crassatella haughtoni Crassatella hauniensis Crassatella hodgei Crassatella kalitensis Crassatella lomana Crassatella longior Crassatella meganosensis Crassatella neorhynchus Crassatella patagonica Crassatella pedroi Crassatella plumbea Crassatella portelli Crassatella radiata Crassatella rafaeli Crassatella rhomboidea Crassatella scutellaria Crassatella subregularis Crassatella sulcata Crassatella symmetrica Crassatella texalta Crassatella trapaquara Crassatella tumidula Crassatella uvasana Crassatella vadosa Crassatella willcoxi Crassatellites (Crassatellites) Crassatellites altus Crassatellites berryi Crassatellites brainerdi Crassatellites branneri Crassatellites camurus Crassatellites claytonensis Crassatellites dalli Crassatellites exiguus Crassatellites grandis Crassatellites lincolnensis Crassatellites maroimensis Crassatellites merriami Crassatellites negreetensis Crassatellites neusensis Crassatellites paramesus Crassatellites stewartvillensis Crassatellites stillwaterensis Crassatellites studleyi Crassatellites texana Crassatellites triangulatus Crassatellites tuscana Crassatellites weaveri

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Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Djibouti (2 collections), United States (2: North Carolina), Yemen (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (6)

• Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (2), Indonesia (3), Japan (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (6), Australia (2), Chile (2), Colombia (2), India (2), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Japan (13), Pakistan (1), the Russian Federation (2), United States (38: California, Florida, North Carolina)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (1), United States (8: California, Florida, Georgia)

• Oligocene of Argentina (2), Bulgaria (2), China (1), Hungary (4), Japan (8), Pakistan (1), the Russian Federation (2), United States (31: California, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina)

• Eocene of Angola (1), Argentina (2), Australia (1), Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), Bulgaria (9), China (2), Croatia (3), Egypt (3), France (7), Germany (2), Hungary (2), Indonesia (1), Italy (4), Japan (4), Mexico (3), the Netherlands (2), Peru (4), Poland (3), Romania (6), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (16), United States (109: Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington)

• Paleocene of Austria (1), Belgium (4), Bulgaria (4), Denmark (7), Egypt (2), France (2), Germany (2), Pakistan (2), Poland (2), the Russian Federation (1), United States (111: Alabama, California, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of United States (2: New Jersey, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Austria (2), Belgium (1), Brazil (6), Bulgaria (1), Colombia (2), the Congo-Brazzaville (1), Cuba (1), Egypt (14), France (1), Hungary (1), India (1), Iran (1), Israel (3), Italy (2), Japan (16), Lebanon (1), Libya (2), Madagascar (1), Mexico (3), Mozambique (2), the Netherlands (1), New Zealand (3), Oman (1), Pakistan (1), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (3), Saudi Arabia (1), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Spain (2), Sweden (2), Tunisia (1), Turkey (1), the United Arab Emirates (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (334: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 889 collections including 1022 occurrences

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