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Arcticlam Marincovich, Jr. 1993 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadomyida

PaleoDB taxon number: 18695

Full reference: L. Marincovich, Jr. 1993. Danian Mollusks from the Prince Creek Formation, Northern Alaska, and implications for arctic ocean paleogeography. Journal of Paleontology Memoir 67(5):1-35

Parent taxon: Pholadomyoida according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Andinodesma, Arenigomya, Argyromya, Bontaea, Boriesia, Bowlandia, Casterella, Ceratomyoidea, Ceromyella, Clavagellina, Crassiconcha, Dulunomya, Dyasma, Edmondioidea, Endomargarus, Fabagella, Farrazia, Gilbertsonia, Girardotia, Gissaromya, Indomya, Jacquesia, Leinzia, Machomya, Mioporomya, Molukkana, Myadoropsis, Myochamoidea, Oblicarina, Obrimia, Offadesma, Parapachytraga, Paraprothyris, Parvithracia, Pholadomyina, Pholadomyocardia, Pholadomyoidea, Pleurodapis, Pleurophorina, Praemyonia, Protopalliolum, Siliquimya, Taimyria, Tellinomorpha, Tergulina, Trichomyella, Triplicosta

Subtaxa: Arcticlam nanseni

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Type: Arcticlam nanseni

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder