Glycimeris veatchii Gabb 1864 (clam)

Bivalvia - Hiatellida - Hiatellidae

Alternative combination: Axinaea veatchii

Belongs to Glycimeris according to C. A. Waring 1917

Sister taxa: Glycimeris altoumbonata, Glycimeris fresnoensis, Glycimeris halli, Glycimeris hannibali, Glycimeris maccrayi, Glycimeris marysvillensis, Glycimeris perrini

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (8: California collections)

• Cretaceous of United States (3: California)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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