Cardinia Edwards 1837 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Cardiniidae

Parent taxon: Cardiniidae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

See also Scholz et al. 2008, Schweitzer et al. 2010 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Arctocardinia, Cypricardinia, Minepharus, Pseudastarte, Tellidorella, Torastarte

Subtaxa: Cardinia concinna Cardinia gleimi Cardinia hybrida Cardinia listeri Cardinia ponderosa Cardinia toriyamai

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Italy (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Argentina (2), Belgium (1), Canada (9: British Columbia, Yukon), Chile (32), China (1), France (5), Germany (12), Greenland (61), Hong Kong (1), Hungary (1), Israel (1), Italy (5), Japan (1), Luxembourg (2), Mexico (2), New Zealand (1), Portugal (1), Slovakia (2), Spain (14), Tajikistan (2), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (10), United States (4: Alaska, Nevada, Oregon)

• Triassic to Jurassic of the United Kingdom (1)

• Triassic of Austria (25), Canada (2: British Columbia), China (4), France (6), Italy (1), Japan (7), the Russian Federation (14), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (1), the United Kingdom (3), United States (4: California, Nevada)

Total: 240 collections including 301 occurrences

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