Phacoides quadrata Dickerson 1914 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Full reference: R. E. Dickerson. 1914. Fauna of the Martinez Eocene of California. Bulletin of the Department of Geology, University of California 6:61-180

Belongs to Phacoides according to R. E. Dickerson 1914

Sister taxa: Phacoides (Bellucina), Phacoides (Phacoides), Phacoides andersoni, Phacoides cerma, Phacoides diaboli, Phacoides eaglesomei, Phacoides eudaidalus, Phacoides hillsboroensis, Phacoides muirensis, Phacoides nocariensis, Phacoides ocalanus, Phacoides pacifica, Phacoides pectinatus, Phacoides perovatus, Phacoides pullensis, Phacoides silicatus, Phacoides subrhomboidalis, Phacoides subsquamosa, Phacoides thalassogonus, Phacoides wacissanus, Phacoides woodi

Type specimen: Its type locality is UCMP 784, which is in a Paleocene marine horizon in the Martinez Formation of California

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution: found only at UCMP 784

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