Dinocardium vicksburgense Conrad 1848 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Alternative combinations: Cardium (Cerastoderma) vicksburgense, Cardium vicksburgense

Belongs to Dinocardium according to D. T. Dockery 1982

Sister taxa: Dinocardium cabezai, Dinocardium ecuadoriale, Dinocardium robustum, Dinocardium taphrium, Laevicardium (Dinocardium) levyi, Laevicardium (Dinocardium) parkinsoni

Type specimen: USNM 340467, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Dinocardium vicksburgense in the database

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