Family Yoldiidae Habe 1977 (clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Yoldiidae

Parent taxon: Nuculanoidea according to P. M. Mikkelsen and R. Bieler 2008

See also Beu and Taviani 2013, Bieler and Mikkelsen 2006, Bouchet et al. 2010, Coan et al. 2000 and Ros-Franch et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Cadomiidae, Isoarcidae, Malletiidae, Nuculanidae, Palaeoneilidae, Phaseolidae, Polidevciidae, Sareptidae, Saturnidae, Zealedidae

Subtaxa: Rollieria Yoldia Yoldiella

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Belgium (1 collection), Canada (7: Newfoundland and Labrador, Nunavut, Ontario), Greenland (8), Iceland (1), Italy (1), the United Kingdom (23), United States (51: California, Florida, Maine, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia)

• Pliocene of Belgium (6), Colombia (2), Costa Rica (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Japan (11), the Netherlands (2), Panama (3), the Philippines (2), the Russian Federation (5), the United Kingdom (2), United States (20: California, Florida, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Virginia)

• Miocene to Pliocene of United States (2: California)

• Miocene of Antarctica (1), Belgium (12), Bulgaria (4), Colombia (1), Cyprus (2), Denmark (2), Germany (45), India (1), Italy (5), Japan (22), Morocco (5), the Netherlands (3), New Zealand (2), Panama (2), the Russian Federation (27), Slovakia (1), United States (59: Alaska, California, Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, Oregon, Virginia, Washington)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Antarctica (2), the Russian Federation (2), United States (2: Florida)

• Oligocene of Canada (2: British Columbia), Denmark (4), Hungary (1), India (1), Japan (23), the Russian Federation (16), United States (90: Alaska, California, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oregon, Washington)

• Eocene to Oligocene of the Russian Federation (1)

• Eocene of Antarctica (5), Japan (7), New Zealand (1), the Russian Federation (5), the United Kingdom (2), United States (66: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington)

• Paleocene of Denmark (2), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (4), United States (10: Alabama, Alaska, California, Louisiana, Texas)

• Paleogene of Japan (1)

• Tertiary of United States (1: California)

• Cretaceous of Australia (4), Canada (11: Alberta), Chile (1), Denmark (2), India (1), Japan (4), Mozambique (1), New Zealand (3), Peru (2), the Russian Federation (1), United States (42: California, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Wyoming)

• Jurassic of Germany (31), India (12), Kenya (1), Portugal (12), Tanzania (1), the United Kingdom (6)

• Permian of United States (3: Kansas, Texas)

• Desmoinesian of United States (3: Illinois, Oklahoma)

• Carboniferous of United States (6: Arizona, Kansas, Nevada, Oklahoma)

Total: 739 collections including 952 occurrences

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