Parallelodon tenuistriatus Meek and Worthen 1866 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Parallelodontidae

Alternative combinations: Grammatodon tenuistriatus, Macrodon tenuistriatus

Belongs to Parallelodon according to K. Nakazawa and N.D. Newell 1968

See also Chronic 1953 and Newell et al. 1953

Sister taxa: Parallelodon anaklastum, Parallelodon beyrichii, Parallelodon bimodoliratus, Parallelodon bittneri, Parallelodon brenensis, Parallelodon cancellosus, Parallelodon capillatus, Parallelodon comptus, Parallelodon corbina, Parallelodon datianensis, Parallelodon desioi, Parallelodon dickinsi, Parallelodon elongatum, Parallelodon groeberi, Parallelodon guizhouensis, Parallelodon hettangiensis, Parallelodon hirsonensis, Parallelodon hubeiensis, Parallelodon interrupta, Parallelodon jiaozishanensis, Parallelodon kingiana, Parallelodon laochangensis, Parallelodon latisinuatus, Parallelodon lianyuanensis, Parallelodon licharewi, Parallelodon longus, Parallelodon minima, Parallelodon monobensis, Parallelodon multilamellatus, Parallelodon multistriatus, Parallelodon obsoletus, Parallelodon qinghaiensis, Parallelodon rectangulus, Parallelodon respectus, Parallelodon riccardii, Parallelodon rudis, Parallelodon rugosus, Parallelodon sangamonensis, Parallelodon striatus, Parallelodon subarguta, Parallelodon subtilistriatus, Parallelodon tectum, Parallelodon theodorensis, Parallelodon trapezium, Parallelodon trimuensis, Parallelodon uralicus, Parallelodon whitei, Parallelodon xijinwulanensis, Macrodon strigilatum, Macrodon formosum, Macrodon klipsteini, Macrodon imbricarius, Macrodon rufae, Macrodon geminum, Macrodon scaber, Macrodon elongatum

Ecology: facultatively mobile low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (6 collections), Japan (1), Peru (1)

• Virgilian of United States (1: Ohio)

• Westphalian of Spain (1)

• Carboniferous of the Czech Republic (1), Mexico (1), United States (6: Indiana, New mexico, Ohio)

Total: 18 collections including 20 occurrences

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