Phacoides perovatus Dall 1916 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Full reference: W. H. Dall. 1916. A contribution to the invertebrate fauna of the Oligocene beds of Flint, River. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 51(2162):487-524

Belongs to Phacoides according to W. H. Dall 1916

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

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (2: Georgia collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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