Cardium dariesi Dey 1961 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Full reference: A. K. Dey. 1961. The Miocene Mollusca from Quilon, Kerala (India). Palaeontologica Indica 36

Belongs to Cardium according to A. K. Dey 1961

Sister taxa: Cardium (Criocardium), Cardium (Eucardium), Cardium (Granocardium), Cardium (Pachycardium), Cardium (Tulongocardium), Cardium altum, Cardium angustatum, Cardium arcumbona, Cardium bisectum, Cardium bottegoi, Cardium bourdoti, Cardium casertanum, Cardium centifilosum, Cardium cloacinum, Cardium comoxense, Cardium concinnum, Cardium coosense, Cardium cuculloides, Cardium dalli, Cardium fragum, Cardium impeditium, Cardium inaequiconvexum, Cardium incomptum, Cardium indicum, Cardium interruptum, Cardium intersectum, Cardium khowaiteri, Cardium kummeli, Cardium lucerna, Cardium moricinum, Cardium nanum, Cardium nodosulum, Cardium nodosum, Cardium nuculoides, Cardium obliquum, Cardium oldroydi, Cardium ouachitense, Cardium ouralicum, Cardium perobliquum, Cardium philotarium, Cardium pisum, Cardium pygmaeum, Cardium quilonense, Cardium riogramamense, Cardium soldani, Cardium spillmani, Cardium strigilliferum, Cardium subalternatum, Cardium talahabense, Cardium venustum, Cardium verbeeki

Type specimen: Its type locality is Quilon Limestone (Quilon, Kerala), which is in a Miocene carbonate limestone in the Quilon Limestone Formation of India

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Quilon Limestone (Quilon, Kerala)

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