Cuspidaria Dall 1886 (clam)

Bivalvia - Poromyida - Cuspidariidae

Parent taxon: Cuspidariidae according to W. P. Woodring 1982

See also Eames 1951, Lamprell and Healy 1998, Sepkoski 2002, Vokes 1980 and Wienrich 1999

Sister taxa: Cardiomya, Halonympha, Kurodamya, Myonera, Neaera, Plectodon

Subtaxa: Cuspidaria (Cuspidaria) Cuspidaria (Rhinoclama) Cuspidaria adelaidensis Cuspidaria attenuata Cuspidaria grandis Cuspidaria grovensis Cuspidaria hannibali Cuspidaria latesulcata Cuspidaria obesa Cuspidaria prima Cuspidaria subrostrata Cuspidaria variabilis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Belgium (2 collections), Italy (1), Jamaica (1), Japan (1), the Netherlands (1), Pakistan (2), Panama (2)

• Miocene to Pliocene of South Africa (1)

• Miocene of Australia (1), Belgium (1), Denmark (2), Germany (6), Italy (2), the Netherlands (2), New Zealand (1), Panama (1), Poland (1), Somalia (2)

• Oligocene of Austria (1), Denmark (2), Hungary (1), the Netherlands (1), the Russian Federation (1), United States (1: Mississippi)

• Eocene of Belgium (1), Egypt (2), Indonesia (1), New Zealand (3), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (9: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Jersey, Texas)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1), Australia (3), Belgium (2), Denmark (6), Germany (1), Greenland (1), Poland (1), United States (11: California, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (1), Austria (1), Canada (3: Alberta, Saskatchewan), China (1), Colombia (1), Denmark (2), Egypt (1), Germany (1), Greenland (1), India (1), Kazakhstan (1), Poland (9), the Russian Federation (2), Ukraine (1), United States (84: Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Dakota, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming)

• Jurassic of China (1), Germany (1), Hungary (2), Japan (2), Kenya (1), Portugal (3), the United Kingdom (12)

• Triassic of Japan (3)

Total: 217 collections including 243 occurrences

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