Claibornites (Codalucina) turneri Stanton 1896 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Alternative combinations: Eomiltha turneri, Lucina turneri, Phacoides turneri

Full reference: T. W. Stanton. 1896. The Faunal Relations of the Eocene and Upper Cretaceous on the Pacific Coast. Seventeenth Annual report of the United States Geological Survey to the Secretary of the Interior, 1895-1896: Part 1. Director's Report and Other Papers 1011-1059

Belongs to Claibornites (Codalucina) according to A. J. W. Hendy 2020

See also Dickerson 1914, Moore 1988, Smith 1975 and Stanton 1896

Sister taxa: Claibornites (Codalucina) muirensis, Claibornites (Codalucina) murirensis, Claibornites (Codalucina) uncinata

Type specimen: USNM 108971, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic


• Eocene of the Russian Federation (1 collection)

• Paleocene of United States (13: California)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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