Homomya Agassiz 1843 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae

Alternative spelling: Pholadomya (Homomya)

Parent taxon: Pholadomyidae according to M. Aberhan 2004

See also Dana 1849, Marwick 1953, Packard 1922, Ronchetti 1970, Sepkoski 2002 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Agrawalimya, Arcomya, Chaenomyinae, Deltamya, Dianomya, Goniomya, Homoya, Neoburmesia, Osteomya, Pachymya, Parilima, Pholadomya, Pholadomyinae, Rhytimya, Tetorimya

Subtaxa: Homomya alsatica Homomya bisinuosa Homomya gallatinensis Homomya gejiuensis Homomya gibbosa Homomya hamatoides Homomya impressa Homomya inornata Homomya lariana Homomya neuquena Homomya profunda Homomya refugium Homomya signicollina Homomya sublariana

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Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Italy (1 collection)

• Oligocene of United States (1: California)

• Eocene of United States (7: Louisiana, Mississippi)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (2), Japan (1), Mexico (3), Peru (1), the Russian Federation (10), USSR (1), United States (4: Kansas, New Mexico)

• Jurassic of Afghanistan (1), Canada (9: British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Yukon), Chile (7), China (4), Egypt (2), Ethiopia (4), France (27), Germany (1), Greenland (1), India (19), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Japan (2), Jordan (17), Kenya (4), Madagascar (1), New Zealand (1), Portugal (1), Saudi Arabia (40), Somalia (5), Spain (25), Tanzania (3), Thailand (1), Tunisia (5), the United Kingdom (10), United States (2: Wyoming), Yemen (2)

• Triassic of Austria (10), China (4), Colombia (1), Germany (2), Iran (10), Israel (1), Italy (3), Japan (2), the United Arab Emirates (1), United States (1: Utah)

Total: 262 collections including 273 occurrences

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