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Tellina (Olcesia) Addicott 1973 (tellin clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 17990

Alternative spelling: Olcesia

Full reference: W. O. Addicott. 1973. Oligocene molluscan biostratigraphy and paleontology of the Lower Part of the type Temblor Formation, California. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 791:1-48

Parent taxon: Tellina according to W. O. Addicott 1973

Sister taxa: Tellina (Arcopagia) gabbi, Tellina (Cadella), Tellina (Cyclotellina), Tellina (Gastranopsis), Tellina (Homalina), Tellina (Laciolina), Tellina (Macaliopsis), Tellina (Macomona), Tellina (Megangulus), Tellina (Miratellina), Tellina (Moerella), Tellina (Oudardia), Tellina (Peronaea), Tellina (Phyllodina), Tellina (Pseudarcopagia) victoriae, Tellina (Scutarcopagia), Tellina (Scutocopagia), Tellina (Sinuosipagia), Tellina (Tellinella), Tellina actutangula, Tellina aequalis, Tellina albinelloides, Tellina alisoensis, Tellina alta, Tellina aragonia, Tellina ashburnerii, Tellina asperrima, Tellina australis, Tellina balaustina, Tellina barrandei, Tellina bavarica, Tellina benedenii, Tellina bernayi, Tellina beyrichi, Tellina brevirostralis, Tellina brimonti, Tellina buboana, Tellina bullula, Tellina burmeisteri, Tellina cainozoica, Tellina californica, Tellina capsoides, Tellina cherokeensis, Tellina clallamensis, Tellina collustrata, Tellina congesta, Tellina cossmanni, Tellina couvaensis, Tellina crooki, Tellina cumana, Tellina cupressensis, Tellina cynoglossula, Tellina decurtata, Tellina diabloensis, Tellina diegoana, Tellina distans, Tellina distorta, Tellina divaricata, Tellina domenginensis, Tellina donacilla, Tellina donacina, Tellina dowlingi, Tellina dunelmensis, Tellina edentula, Tellina edwardsi, Tellina egena, Tellina emacerata, Tellina englishi, Tellina equideclivis, Tellina equilateralis, Tellina eugenia, Tellina exarata, Tellina fabula, Tellina foliacea, Tellina geulemensis, Tellina gibber, Tellina gibsonensis, Tellina hannibali, Tellina herndonensis, Tellina hoffmanniana, Tellina howardi, Tellina idonea, Tellina lata, Tellina leana, Tellina lilium, Tellina longicallus, Tellina luederitzi, Tellina madagascariensis, Tellina martinezensis, Tellina masinguiensis, Tellina masoni, Tellina maylandensis, Tellina merangiana, Tellina minima, Tellina molengraaffi, Tellina monilifera, Tellina nitida, Tellina oldroydi, Tellina oregonensis, Tellina packardi, Tellina palatam, Tellina panamensis, Tellina parilis, Tellina patula, Tellina pedroana, Tellina perrini, Tellina pilgrimi, Tellina pinguis, Tellina pittsburgensis, Tellina planata, Tellina pondicherriensis, Tellina porrecta, Tellina protostriatula, Tellina pulchella, Tellina pygmaea, Tellina quadrata, Tellina radiata, Tellina ralphi, Tellina rastella, Tellina redmondii, Tellina remies, Tellina remondii, Tellina ruderata, Tellina rugosa, Tellina santana, Tellina scandula, Tellina segregata, Tellina serrata, Tellina sillimani, Tellina simiensis, Tellina soledadensis, Tellina songoensis, Tellina staurella, Tellina sutterensis, Tellina tallicheti, Tellina tehachapi, Tellina temperata, Tellina tenuis, Tellina transversa, Tellina tricarinata, Tellina trumani, Tellina truncata, Tellina vancouverensis, Tellina venezuelensis, Tellina verneuili, Tellina virginiana, Tellina whitneyi, Tellina williamsi, Tellina wilsoni, Tellina woodmanensis, Tellina woodwardi

Subtaxa: Tellina (Olcesia) ocoyana, Tellina (Olcesia) piercei

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Type: Tellina (Olcesia) piercei

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal deposit feeder