Phacoides eaglesomei Newton 1922 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Full reference: R. B. Newton. 1922. Eocene Mollusca from Nigeria. Geological Survey of Nigeria Bulletin 3

Belongs to Phacoides according to R. B. Newton 1922

Sister taxa: Phacoides (Bellucina), Phacoides (Phacoides), Phacoides andersoni, Phacoides cerma, Phacoides diaboli, Phacoides eudaidalus, Phacoides hillsboroensis, Phacoides muirensis, Phacoides nocariensis, Phacoides ocalanus, Phacoides pacifica, Phacoides pectinatus, Phacoides perovatus, Phacoides pullensis, Phacoides quadrata, Phacoides silicatus, Phacoides subrhomboidalis, Phacoides subsquamosa, Phacoides thalassogonus, Phacoides wacissanus, Phacoides woodi

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Eocene of Nigeria (7 collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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