Phacoides thalassogonus Maury 1924 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1924. Fosseis Terciarios Do Brazil. Servico Geologico E Mineralogico Do Brazil Monographia 49

Belongs to Phacoides according to C. J. Maury 1924

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 perovatus, Phacoides pullensis, Phacoides quadrata, Phacoides silicatus, Phacoides subrhomboidalis, Phacoides subsquamosa, Phacoides wacissanus, Phacoides woodi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rio Pirabas (Maury coll.), which is in a Miocene shallow subtidal limestone/limestone in the Pirabas Formation of Brazil

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution: found only at Rio Pirabas (Maury coll.)

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