Superfamily Thracioidea Stoliczka 1870 (clam)

Bivalvia - Thraciida

Parent taxon: Thraciida according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

See also Coan et al. 2000 and Nevesskaja 2009

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Burmesiidae Cleidothaeridae Myochamidae Periplomatidae Thraciidae

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (3 collections), Canada (3: Nunavut), Costa Rica (2), Ecuador (1), Greenland (2), Iceland (1), Jamaica (1), Japan (1), Mexico (2), New Zealand (1), Taiwan (2), Turkey (2), the United Kingdom (3), United States (22: California, Florida, Louisiana, Maine, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Virginia), Uruguay (3)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (4)

• Pliocene of Australia (1), Belgium (6), Colombia (1), Costa Rica (5), Ecuador (1), Greece (1), Jamaica (1), Japan (3), the Netherlands (1), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (5), United States (16: California, Florida, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Virginia), Venezuela (5)

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

• Miocene of Antarctica (1), Australia (4), Austria (3), Belgium (7), Canada (1: British Columbia), Chile (8), Colombia (1), Denmark (2), Ecuador (1), Germany (11), India (1), Italy (6), Japan (10), the Netherlands (2), New Zealand (1), Panama (8), Poland (1), Puerto Rico (4), the Russian Federation (20), Slovakia (2), United States (33: Alaska, California, Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, Oregon, Washington), Venezuela (2)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Antarctica (2), Australia (1), the Russian Federation (1)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), Austria (3), Denmark (2), Greenland (1), Hungary (2), Japan (11), Panama (1), the Russian Federation (13), United States (28: Alaska, Florida, Mississippi, Oregon, Washington)

• Eocene to Oligocene of the Russian Federation (1), United States (2: Oregon)

• Eocene of Antarctica (9), Argentina (3), Bulgaria (2), Croatia (1), Germany (1), Italy (1), Japan (8), New Zealand (1), Peru (1), Romania (2), the Russian Federation (7), the United Kingdom (4), United States (56: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Washington)

• Paleocene of Antarctica (5), Australia (1), Denmark (2), the Russian Federation (3), United States (21: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (7), Argentina (1), Australia (1), Canada (10: Alberta, Northwest Territories), China (3), Denmark (1), Egypt (2), France (5), Germany (3), Japan (9), Mozambique (1), New Zealand (14), Peru (1), Poland (6), the Russian Federation (2), Switzerland (5), USSR (1), United States (19: Alaska, California, Maryland, Mississippi, North Dakota, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas)

• Jurassic of Canada (3: Northwest Territories, Yukon), Chile (1), China (2), Egypt (1), Ethiopia (5), France (16), Germany (1), Greenland (31), India (16), Japan (7), Jordan (5), Kenya (1), Madagascar (1), New Zealand (4), Poland (1), Portugal (49), the Russian Federation (6), Saudi Arabia (28), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Somalia (6), Spain (1), Tanzania (5), Thailand (4), Tunisia (9), the United Kingdom (21), United States (20: Alaska, Utah, Wyoming), Vietnam (1)

• Triassic of China (2), Germany (1), Iran (1), Laos (2), Myanmar (1), the United Arab Emirates (1), Vietnam (1)

• Permian of Singapore (1)

Total: 775 collections including 895 occurrences

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