Protocardia piettei Fischer 1969 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Full reference: J. -C. Fischer. 1969. Geologie, Paleontologie et Paleoecologie du Bathonien au sud-ouest du Massif Ardennais. Memoires du Museum National D'Histoire Naturelle, Nouvelle Serie, Serie C, Sciences de la terre 20:1-319

Belongs to Protocardia according to J. -C. Fischer 1969

Sister taxa: Protocardia (Leptocardia), Protocardia (Pachycardium), Protocardia (Protocardia), Protocardia (Tamilicardia), Protocardia alcesiana, Protocardia buckmani, Protocardia costaricensis, Protocardia dufrenoyca, Protocardia eduliformis, Protocardia gambrina, Protocardia hillana, Protocardia lingulata, Protocardia luggudensis, Protocardia newberryana, Protocardia peregrinorsa, Protocardia pesolina, Protocardia philippiana, Protocardia qinghaiensis, Protocardia razavii, Protocardia rhaetica, Protocardia salrivalis, Protocardia somaliensis, Protocardia striatula, Protocardia stricklandi, Protocardia subquadrata, Protocardia truncata, Protocardia virginiana, Protocardium (Brevicardium)

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of France (4 collections), Tunisia (5)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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