Cardiolinka Kříž 1981 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cyrtodontida - Cardiolidae

Synonym: Cardiolita Kříž 1974 [replaced name]

Full reference: J. Kříž. 1981. Cardiolinka, a new name for the Silurian bivalve Cardiolita Kříž 1974, non Strand 1933. Journal of Paleontology 55:659-659

Parent taxon: Cardiolidae according to J. Kříž 2007

See also Kříž 1981

Sister taxa: Cardavia, Cardicarnia, Cardiobeleba, Cardiola, Cardiolopsis, Carnalpia, Cominicula, Copenychia, Isiola, Nutricula, Pygolfia, Snoopyia

Subtaxa: Cardiolita bohemica Cardiolita conformis Cardiolita fortis Cardiolita irregularis Cardiolita petasina

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Silurian to Devonian of Italy (1 collection)

• Silurian of the Czech Republic (17), France (2), Italy (2), Poland (6)

Total: 28 collections including 39 occurrences

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