Trachycardium (Trachycardium) isocardia Linnaeus 1758 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Alternative combination: Cardium isocardia

Belongs to Trachycardium (Trachycardium) according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Trachycardium (Trachycardium) brantlyi, Trachycardium (Trachycardium) consors, Trachycardium (Trachycardium) pessoae, Trachycardium (Trachycardium) schencki, Trachycardium (Trachycardium) vaquerosensis, Trachycardium (Trachycardium) woodringi

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Dominican Republic (1 collection), United States (4: Florida, North Carolina), Venezuela (1)

• Pliocene of United States (1: Florida), Venezuela (7)

• Miocene of Panama (5)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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