†subfamily Myopholadinae Cox 1964 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Ceratomyidae

Alternative spelling: Myopholadidae

Parent taxon: Ceratomyidae according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

See also Bouchet et al. 2010, Nevesskaja 2009 and Vokes 1980

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

Subtaxa: Myopholas

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Japan (1 collection), Laos (1), the United Kingdom (2)

• Jurassic of Afghanistan (1), China (5), France (1), Japan (1), Kenya (1), Poland (1), Portugal (12), the Russian Federation (2), Spain (1), Switzerland (1), Tunisia (3), the United Kingdom (2), United States (3: Utah), Vietnam (1)

Total: 39 collections including 40 occurrences

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