Ceratomya Sandberger 1864 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Ceratomyidae

Synonym: Ceromya Agassiz 1842 [replaced name]

Parent taxon: Ceratomyidae according to Y. S. Repin 2013

See also Aberhan 2004, Kiessling et al. 2011, Scholz et al. 2008, Sepkoski 2002 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Ceratomyinae, Gresslya, Makoiamya, Myopholadinae, Pteromya

Subtaxa: Ceratomya concentrica Ceratomya excentrica Ceratomya goniophora Ceratomya leptoglypta Ceratomya obtusa Ceratomya persica Ceratomya petricosa Ceratomya pittieri Ceratomya striata Ceratomya telluris Ceratomya wimmisensis Ceromya (Ceromyopsis) Ceromya concentrica

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Canada (1: Yukon collection), Chile (1), China (7), Ethiopia (7), France (14), Germany (1), Greenland (7), Hungary (1), India (6), Iran (5), Italy (1), Jordan (14), Kenya (10), Luxembourg (1), Madagascar (5), Mexico (5), Portugal (16), Saudi Arabia (30), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Somalia (8), Spain (14), Switzerland (2), Tanzania (3), Tunisia (39), the United Kingdom (7), Vietnam (1), Yemen (11)

Total: 218 collections including 250 occurrences

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