Chaenocardiola Holzapfel 1889 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pteriacea - Lunulicardiidae

Full reference: E. Holzapfel. 1889. Die Cephalopoden-f├╝hrenden Kalke des unteren Carbon von Erdbach-Breitscheid bei Herborn. Pal├Ąontologische Abhandlungen 5:1-74

Parent taxon: Lunulicardiidae according to K. S. W. Campbell and B. A. Engel 1963

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Chaenocardiola haliotoidea Chaenocardiola triangulata

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Carboniferous of Australia (2 collections), Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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