Tancredia Lycett 1850 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tancrediidae

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

See also Bouchet et al. 2010, Ros-Franch et al. 2014, Russell and Landes 1937, Sepkoski 2002 and Skwarko 1967

Sister taxa: Corbicella, Corbicellopsis, Meekia, Sakawanella

Subtaxa: Tancredia (Tancredia) Tancredia africana Tancredia allani Tancredia americana Tancredia donaciformis Tancredia elongata Tancredia knowltoni Tancredia kurupana Tancredia plana Tancredia slavichi Tancredia stelcki

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Type: Tancredia donaciformis

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (1: Alaska collection)

• Cretaceous of Australia (2), Canada (10: Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories), China (1), New Zealand (1), the Russian Federation (6), Tanzania (2), USSR (3), United States (16: Alaska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas)

• Jurassic of China (2), Ethiopia (1), France (4), Germany (1), Greenland (60), India (7), Japan (2), Kenya (3), Luxembourg (2), Madagascar (2), Mexico (1), New Zealand (3), Poland (2), Portugal (8), the Russian Federation (2), Somalia (1), Switzerland (18), Tanzania (2), Tunisia (1), the United Kingdom (18), United States (16: Alaska, California, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming, Wyoming ), Vietnam (1)

• Triassic of Canada (1: British Columbia), Germany (1), the Russian Federation (4)

Total: 205 collections including 236 occurrences

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