Corbula (Tenuicorbula) Olsson 1932 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

Alternative spelling: Tenuicorbula

Parent taxon: Corbula according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2015

See also Anderson and Roopnarine 2003, Kanno 1978, Perrilliat 1992 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Corbula (Anisocorbula), Corbula (Caryocorbula), Corbula (Corbula), Corbula (Notocorbula), Corbula (Serracorbula), Corbula (Varicorbula), Corbula acutangula, Corbula acuticostata, Corbula betsyae, Corbula blakei, Corbula buckmani, Corbula carinata, Corbula compressa, Corbula cotuhensis, Corbula daghaniensis, Corbula diaboli, Corbula dickersoni, Corbula dilatata, Corbula ecuabula, Corbula extenuata, Corbula franklini, Corbula ganguararica, Corbula gibbosa, Corbula grandidieri, Corbula gregorioi, Corbula inaequalis, Corbula islipensis, Corbula khalidi, Corbula knoxiana, Corbula lacteana, Corbula lyoni, Corbula lyonsi, Corbula lyra, Corbula mekranica, Corbula muricina, Corbula negritensis, Corbula nematophora, Corbula obliquata, Corbula oldhami, Corbula onestae, Corbula oniscus, Corbula palliseri, Corbula paracasensis, Corbula paracrassa, Corbula pectinata, Corbula percompressa, Corbula sinuosa, Corbula spectabilis, Corbula sphenia, Corbula sprouli, Corbula stillwaterensis, Corbula striatina, Corbula striatuloides, Corbula subengota, Corbula sulcata, Corbula sulcifera, Corbula taheri, Corbula tenuis, Corbula tenuisulcata, Corbula terramaria, Corbula trigonalis, Corbula tunicosulcata, Corbula ursaniensis, Corbula woodsi, Corbulamella suffalciata, Aloidis tunicata, Aloidis cheribonensis, Aloidis scaphoides

Subtaxa: Corbula (Tenuicorbula) dajacensis Tenuicorbula anatina Tenuicorbula bravoana Tenuicorbula melajoensis Tenuicorbula tenuis

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Type: Corbula tenuis

Ecology: stationary infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Ecuador (2 collections), Panama (1)

• Pliocene of Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (1: California)

• Miocene of Colombia (2), Mexico (2), Peru (3), Trinidad and Tobago (5), Venezuela (1)

• Eocene of France (1), Indonesia (2), United States (1: Texas)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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