Trachycardium (Dallocardia) bowdenense Dall 1900 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Alternative combinations: Cardium (Trachycardium) bowdenense, Cardium (Trachycardium) bowdenensis

Belongs to Trachycardium (Dallocardia) according to H. E. Vokes 1989

Sister taxa: Dallocardia senticosum, Trachycardium (Dallocardia) baiterum, Trachycardium (Dallocardia) dominicense, Trachycardium (Dallocardia) phlyctaena, Trachycardium (Dallocardia) puebloense, Trachycardium (Dallocardia) quadragenarium, Trachycardium (Dallocardia) tintinnabularum

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Jamaica (2 collections)

• Miocene of Colombia (1), the Dominican Republic (1), Venezuela (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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