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Glycymeris filosa

Bivalvia - Arcida - Glycymerididae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Glycymeris filosa Conrad
2002Glycymeris filosa Kosnik

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EubilateriaAx 1987
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
ArcioniGray 1854
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyArcoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyGlycymerididaeNewton 1922
genusGlycymerisDa Costa 1778
speciesfilosaConrad 1854

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitef
Adult length: 10 to < 100f
Adult width: 10 to < 100f
Adult height: 10 to < 100f
Thickness: thickf
Folds: nonef
Ribbing: majorf
Spines: nonef
Internal reinforcement: nonef
Ontogeny: accretionf
Environment: coastal, inner shelf, outer shelf, oceanicf
Locomotion: facultatively mobileg
Life habit: infaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-29 17:01:36
Modified: 2004-02-29 19:01:36
Source: g = genus, f = family, c = class
References: Mikkelsen and Bieler 2008, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Bartonian to the top of the Priabonian or 41.30000 to 33.90000 Ma

Collections (17 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Lutetian - Priabonian47.8 - 33.9USA (Mississippi) Glycymeris filosa (1430)
Lutetian - Priabonian47.8 - 33.9USA (Louisiana) Glycymeris filosa (1418)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Alabama) Glycymeris filosa (3503)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Mississippi) Glycymeris filosa (3531 3533 90471 90704 99627 99630 99632 99675 178662)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Louisiana) Glycymeris filosa (3534 90652 91115)
Bartonian - Priabonian41.3 - 33.9USA (Mississippi) Glycymeris filosa (164232)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Mississippi) Glycymeris filosa (98464)