Inoceramus pacificus Anderson and Hanna 1935 (clam)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Inoceramidae

Full reference: F. M. Anderson and G. D. Hanna. 1935. Cretaceous geology of Lower California. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 23(1):1-34

Belongs to Inoceramus according to F. M. Anderson and G. D. Hanna 1935

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 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 turgidus, Inoceramus udylensis, Inoceramus undabundus, Inoceramus ussuriensis, Inoceramus whitneyi, Rhachidoceramus, Rhachidoceramus (Oncoceramus)

Type specimen: CAS 4266. Its type locality is O32/f8025 [Okarahia Sandstone], which is in a Piripauan coastal sandstone in the Okarahia Sandstone Formation of New Zealand.

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Madagascar (1 collection), Mexico (2), New Zealand (22)

Total: 25 collections each including a single occurrence

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