Thracia keaseyensis Hickman 2014 (clam)

Bivalvia - Thraciida - Thraciidae

Full reference: C. S. Hickman. 2014. Paleogene marine bivalves of the deep-water Keasey Formation in Oregon, part IV: The anomalodesmatans. PaleoBios 31(3):1-21

Belongs to Thracia according to C. S. Hickman 2014

Sister taxa: Thracia (Cetothrax), Thracia (Crassithracia), Thracia (Cyathodonta), Thracia (Homoeodesma), Thracia (Ixartia), Thracia (Odoncineta), Thracia (Thracia), Thracia alciope, Thracia brioni, Thracia curtansata, Thracia declivis, Thracia depressa, Thracia dilleri, Thracia grignonensis, Thracia incerta, Thracia kissoumi, Thracia ludovica, Thracia oblata, Thracia papyracea, Thracia parvula, Thracia proavita, Thracia schencki, Thracia stelcki, Thracia ventricosa, Thracia viceliacensis, Thracia weedi, Eximiothracia perscabrosa

Type specimen: Its type locality is Lower Middle member, Keasey FM, which is in a Priabonian/Rupelian offshore siltstone/mudstone in the Keasey Formation of Oregon

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Lower Middle member, Keasey FM

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.