Caestocorbula Vincent 1910 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

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

See also Bouchet et al. 2010 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Parmicorbula

Subtaxa: Caestocorbula (Caestocorbula) Caestocorbula (Caestocorbula) Caestocorbula angustata Caestocorbula clarendonensis Caestocorbula crassiplica Caestocorbula fossata Caestocorbula henckeliusiana Caestocorbula murchisonii Caestocorbula subtumida Caestocorbula twiningi Caestocorbula wailesiana

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Ecology: stationary infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Belgium (1 collection), France (20)

• Eocene of Belgium (3), France (1), Japan (7), New Zealand (3), the United Kingdom (8), United States (114: Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia), Yemen (1)

• Paleocene of China (1), United States (1: Texas)

• Cretaceous of Austria (1), Belgium (1), Brazil (1), Cuba (1), Egypt (1), India (1), Israel (15), Japan (3), Lebanon (1), Libya (1), Madagascar (1), Mexico (1), United States (246: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas)

• Jurassic of Portugal (11)

Total: 445 collections including 530 occurrences

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