Gari Schumacher 1817 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Psammobiidae

Parent taxon: Psammobiidae according to W. P. Woodring 1982

See also Bouchet et al. 2010, Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska 1984, Lamprell and Whitehead 1992, Sepkoski 2002, Squires 1984, Squires 1987, Vokes 1980 and Wienrich 1999

Sister taxa: Capsinae, Garinae, Heterodonax, Nuttallia, Psammobiinae, Psammotella, Sanguinolariinae, Sinopsammobia

Subtaxa: Gari (Gari) Gari (Garum) Gari (Gobraeus) Gari (Grammatomya) Gari (Psammobia) Gari aequalis Gari brouwersae Gari eoundulata Gari maculosa Gari squamosa Gari weinkauffi

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Type: Gari vulgaris

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Belgium (1 collection), Djibouti (2), France (1), Italy (1), Japan (1), New Zealand (1), Pakistan (1), Panama (2), the Philippines (1), South Africa (3), United States (7: California, North Carolina)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (1)

• Pliocene of Antarctica (1), Argentina (1), Belgium (5), India (1), Italy (1), New Zealand (1), Pakistan (2), Papua New Guinea (1), the Philippines (1), South Africa (1), the United Kingdom (5), United States (7: California, Virginia)

• Miocene of Algeria (2), Australia (2), Austria (1), Bulgaria (1), Colombia (2), France (1), Germany (2), India (3), Indonesia (5), Italy (3), Moldova (4), New Zealand (4), Panama (3), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (2), Slovakia (1), South Africa (1), United States (11: California, Florida, Maryland, Oregon)

• Oligocene of Austria (1), Belgium (1), France (3), Greenland (1), Hungary (2), New Zealand (1), Panama (2), Romania (2), the Russian Federation (2), Turkey (1), United States (5: California, Georgia, Mississippi)

• Eocene of Argentina (3), Belgium (1), Bulgaria (5), Egypt (2), France (2), Germany (1), Hungary (1), Italy (1), Mexico (1), Panama (5), the Russian Federation (2), Spain (15), the United Kingdom (6), United States (74: Alabama, California, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Washington)

• Paleocene to Eocene of United States (1: California)

• Paleocene of Austria (1), Belgium (2), China (1), Denmark (2), Germany (1), New Zealand (2), Poland (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (10: Alabama, Alaska, California)

• Cretaceous of France (1), Hungary (1), New Zealand (2), Switzerland (7)

• Jurassic of France (1)

Total: 272 collections including 296 occurrences

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