Trigoniocardia cordeliae Maury 1924 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Alternative combination: Cardium cordeliae

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1924. Fosseis Terciarios Do Brazil. Servico Geologico E Mineralogico Do Brazil Monographia 49

Belongs to Trigoniocardia according to V. A. Tavora et al. 2004

See also Maury 1924

Sister taxa: Cardium (Trigoniocardia) ballenium, Cardium (Trigoniocardia) cabopasadum, Cardium (Trigoniocardia) gadsdenense, Trigoniocardia (Apiocardia), Trigoniocardia (Goniacardia), Trigoniocardia (Trigoniocardia), Trigoniocardia carolinae, Trigoniocardia graniferum, Trigoniocardia heredia, Trigoniocardia sambaicum

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rio Pirabas (Maury coll.), which is in a Miocene shallow subtidal limestone/limestone in the Pirabas Formation of Brazil

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Miocene of Brazil (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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