Gresslya Agassiz 1843 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Ceratomyidae

Parent taxon: Ceratomyidae according to M. Aberhan 2004

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Vokes 1980

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

Subtaxa: Gresslya abundans Gresslya bisulcata Gresslya kularensis Gresslya peregrina

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Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Germany (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Canada (5: British Columbia, Yukon), Chile (27), France (5), Germany (1), Greenland (32), Luxembourg (2), Mexico (2), Poland (4), Saudi Arabia (13), Somalia (2), Spain (2), the United Kingdom (8), United States (1: Nevada)

• Triassic of the Russian Federation (14)

Total: 119 collections including 135 occurrences

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