Glycymeris (Axinola) septentrionalis Middendorf 1849 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Glycymerididae

Alternative combinations: Axinaea septentrionalis, Glycymeris septentrionalis, Pectunculus septentrionalis

Synonyms: Axinaea septentrionalis subobsoleta Carpenter 1864, Axinea profunda Dall 1879, Glycymeris (Axinola) grewingki Dall 1909, Glycymeris (Axinola) profunda Dall 1879, Glycymeris coalingensis Arnold 1910, Glycymeris gabbi Dall 1909, Glycymeris grewingki Dall 1909, Glycymeris larvula Hanna 1924, Glycymeris profunda Dall 1879, Glycymeris septentrionalis subobsoleta Carpenter 1864, Glycymeris subobsoleta Carpenter 1864

Belongs to Glycymeris (Axinola) according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

See also Addicott 1959, Anderson 1905, Coan and Valentich-Scott 2012, Grant and Gale 1931, Hertlein and Grant 1972, Kern 1973 and Mikkelsen 2006

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Quaternary of United States (2: California collections)

• Oligocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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