Inoceramus turgidus Anderson 1958 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Inoceramidae

Full reference: F. M. Anderson. 1958. Upper Cretaceous of the Pacific Coast. Geological Society of America Memoir 71:1-378

Belongs to Inoceramus according to F. M. Anderson 1958

Sister taxa: Epiceramus, Inoceramus (Cordiceramus), Inoceramus (Endocostea), Inoceramus (Heroceramus), Inoceramus (Inoceramus), Inoceramus (Platyceramus), Inoceramus (Sphenoceramus), Inoceramus (Volviceramus), Inoceramus adunca, Inoceramus aequicostatus, Inoceramus albertensis, Inoceramus altifluminis, Inoceramus americanus, Inoceramus andinus, Inoceramus anglicus, Inoceramus anilis, Inoceramus anomalus, Inoceramus anomiaeformis, Inoceramus apicalis, Inoceramus arvanus, Inoceramus baumanni, Inoceramus brownei, Inoceramus camerunensis, Inoceramus carsoni, Inoceramus chicoensis, Inoceramus congoensis, Inoceramus contracostae, Inoceramus corpulentus, Inoceramus costellatus, Inoceramus coulthardi, Inoceramus crippsi, Inoceramus cuvieri, Inoceramus dominguesi, Inoceramus dowlingi, Inoceramus dunveganensis, Inoceramus duplicostatus, Inoceramus elburzensis, Inoceramus elegans, Inoceramus eolobatus, Inoceramus everesti, Inoceramus expansus, Inoceramus fibrosus, Inoceramus formosulus, Inoceramus fragilis, Inoceramus frechi, Inoceramus galoi, Inoceramus gibbosus, Inoceramus ginterensis, Inoceramus glacierensis, Inoceramus glennensis, Inoceramus hamadae, Inoceramus hoppenstedtensis, Inoceramus howelli, Inoceramus incelebratus, Inoceramus inconditus, Inoceramus jacksonensis, Inoceramus klamathensis, Inoceramus kystatymensis, Inoceramus lamarcki, Inoceramus lateris, Inoceramus meekianus, Inoceramus mendocinoensis, Inoceramus mesabiensis, Inoceramus morii, Inoceramus multiformis, Inoceramus mungoensis, Inoceramus mytiliformis, Inoceramus niger, Inoceramus nigrata, Inoceramus nipponicus, Inoceramus pacificus, Inoceramus pembertoni, Inoceramus pictus, Inoceramus pontoni, Inoceramus porrectus, Inoceramus prefragilis, Inoceramus pseudolucifer, Inoceramus quenstedti, Inoceramus robertsoni, Inoceramus saskatchewanensis, Inoceramus selwyni, Inoceramus sokolovi, Inoceramus steinmanni, Inoceramus subdepressus, Inoceramus subundatus, Inoceramus tenuirostratus, Inoceramus udylensis, Inoceramus undabundus, Inoceramus ussuriensis, Inoceramus whitneyi, Rhachidoceramus, Rhachidoceramus (Oncoceramus)

Type specimen: Its type locality is CAS Loc28171 - Chico Creek [Chico Fm], which is in a Santonian marine sandstone in the Chico Formation of California.

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (5: California, New Mexico, Wyoming collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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