Coxiconchia Babin 1966 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardioni - Coxiconchiidae

Alternative spelling: Coxiconcha

Full reference: C. Babin. 1966. Mollusques bivalves et céphalopodes du Paléozoïque Armoricain. Étudé systématique. Essai sur la phylogénie des bivalves. Esquisse paléoécologique. Imprimerie Commerciale et Administrative. Brest 1-471

Parent taxon: Coxiconchiinae according to T. M. Sánchez and C. Babin 2005

See also Babin 1977, Bouchet et al. 2010 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Coxiconchia babini Coxiconchia sellaensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Argentina (3 collections), Bolivia (1), France (6), Morocco (2), Spain (5)

• Klabava of France (1)

• Arenig of Bolivia (2), France (3)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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