†family Mactromyidae Cox 1929 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Mactromyidae

Parent taxon: Lucinoidea according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

See also Nevesskaja 2009, Parker 1982 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Lucinidae, Paracyclidae

Subtaxa: Bathycorbis Clisocolus Cordiula Linetia Mactromya Mactromyopsis Montanaria Palaeolucina Paracyclas Plesiocyprinella Sexta Thetironia Thetis Unicardium

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Eocene of India (1 collection)

• Paleocene of Denmark (1), the Russian Federation (1)

• Cretaceous of Canada (2: Alberta), Cuba (1), Denmark (1), Egypt (3), France (4), Hungary (1), India (1), Italy (1), Jamaica (2), Japan (9), the Russian Federation (2), South Africa (1), Spain (1), Switzerland (7), USSR (1), the United Kingdom (23), United States (84: Alabama, Arizona, California, Delaware, Georgia, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah)

• Jurassic of Chile (5), China (1), Denmark (6), Eritrea (3), Ethiopia (10), France (7), Greenland (36), India (26), Iran (1), Jordan (8), Kenya (13), Madagascar (4), New Zealand (1), Poland (2), Portugal (12), Saudi Arabia (31), Serbia and Montenegro (2), Somalia (9), Spain (38), Tanzania (5), Tunisia (24), the United Kingdom (22), United States (9: Utah, Wyoming), Yemen (3)

• Triassic to Jurassic of United States (1: Alaska)

• Triassic of Canada (1: British Columbia), Germany (8), Poland (1), United States (2: Utah)

• Permian of Afghanistan (1), Brazil (3), India (1), Pakistan (1)

• Carboniferous of China (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Devonian of Australia (4), Canada (12: Alberta, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec), China (17), Colombia (1), the Czech Republic (3), France (3), Germany (6), Italy (1), Japan (1), Libya (1), Morocco (1), the Russian Federation (4), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (6), United States (164: Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia), Venezuela (3), Vietnam (2)

• Silurian of Mongolia (1), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (6)

Total: 684 collections including 758 occurrences

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