Juliacorbula Olsson 1953 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

Alternative spelling: Corbula (Juliacorbula)

Parent taxon: Corbulidae according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Anderson 1996, Sepkoski 2002 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Aloides, Anticorbula, Antiquicorbula, Bicorbula, Bothrocorbula, Caestocorbulinae, Caryocorbula, Caryocorbulinae, Concentricavalva, Corbula, Corbulamellinae, Corbulinae, Cuneocorbula, Cuspicorbula, Eoursivivas, Erodona, Erodoninae, Exallocorbula, Ficusocorbula, Hexacorbula, Indocorbula, Lentidiinae, Lentidinae, Lhasanella, Nipponicorbula, Ostomya, Pachydontinae, Pachyrotunda, Panamicorbula, Pulsidis

Subtaxa: Corbula (Juliacorbula) fossilis Corbula monmouthensis Juliacorbula aequivalvis Juliacorbula bicarinata Juliacorbula boggsi Juliacorbula cubaniana Juliacorbula luteola Juliacorbula scutata Juliacorbula tangara

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Ecology: stationary infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (1 collection), the Dominican Republic (1), Mexico (5), Panama (2), United States (14: California, Florida, North Carolina)

• Pliocene of Panama (4), Trinidad and Tobago (12), Venezuela (3)

• Miocene of Mexico (1), Panama (2), Trinidad and Tobago (2)

• Eocene of Peru (3)

• Cretaceous of India (1), United States (92: Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas)

Total: 143 collections including 145 occurrences

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