Venericardia (Pacificor) clarki Weaver and Palmer 1922

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Alternative combination: Venericardia clarki

Full reference: C. E. Weaver and K. Palmer. 1922. Fauna from the Eocene of Washington. University of Washington Publications in Geology 1(3):1-56

Belongs to Venericardia (Pacificor) according to P. Verástegui 1953

See also Weaver and Palmer 1922

Sister taxa: Venericardia (Pacificor) argentea, Venericardia (Pacificor) calafia, Venericardia (Pacificor) carlosensis, Venericardia (Pacificor) diabloensis, Venericardia (Pacificor) durhami, Venericardia (Pacificor) gabbi, Venericardia (Pacificor) hertleini, Venericardia (Pacificor) hornii, Venericardia (Pacificor) lisa, Venericardia (Pacificor) lutmani, Venericardia (Pacificor) mulleri, Venericardia (Pacificor) nelsoni, Venericardia (Pacificor) oregonensis, Venericardia (Pacificor) susanaensis, Venericardia (Pacificor) taliaferroi, Venericardia (Pacificor) transversaria, Venericardia (Pacificor) vallecitosensis, Venericardia (Pacificor) weaveri

Type specimen: UW 169, a valve. Its type locality is UW 329, which is in a Bartonian marine horizon in the Cowlitz Formation of Washington.

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (13: Alaska, California, Washington collections)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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