Solenomorpha Cockerell 1903 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiidia - Grammysiidae

Parent taxon: Grammysiidae according to R. D. Hoare et al. 1989

See also Bouchet et al. 2010 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Asketomorpha, Cardiomorpha, Cercomyopsis, Cimitaria, Cuneamya, Cuneamyinae, Ectogrammysia, Fuchsella, Glyptoconcha, Grammysia, Grammysiinae, Grammysioidea, Prothyris, Sedgwickia, Zaidiomysia, Protomya

Subtaxa: Solenomorpha elegantissima Solenomorpha gladius Solenomorpha kogimica Solenomorpha lamborni Solenomorpha nitida Solenomorpha parvula

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Austria (1 collection), Hungary (4), Italy (5), Slovenia (3)

• Permian of India (1), Japan (1), Mexico (1), the Russian Federation (4), United States (1: Arizona)

• Chesterian of United States (3: Arkansas, West Virginia)

• Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (1), United States (8: Arkansas, Ohio, Oklahoma, West Virginia)

• Devonian of Australia (1)

• Ordovician of France (1)

Total: 35 collections each including a single occurrence

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