Acanthocardia (Schedocardia) tuomeyi Aldrich 1886 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Alternative combinations: Cardium (Cerastoderma) tuomeyi, Cardium tuomeyi

Belongs to Acanthocardia (Schedocardia) according to K. V. Palmer and D. C. Brann 1965

Sister taxon: Acanthocardia (Schedocardia) brewerii

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Eocene of United States (5: Louisiana collections)

• Paleocene of United States (25: Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Texas)

Total: 30 collections including 31 occurrences

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