Clinocardium Keen 1936 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Alternative spelling: Cardium (Clinocardium)

Parent taxon: Clinocardiinae according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

See also Faustman 1964, Kafanov 2002, Sepkoski 2002 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxon: Ciliatocardium

Subtaxa: Clinocardium (Clinocardium) Clinocardium (Keenocardium) Clinocardium blandum Clinocardium comoxense Clinocardium okushirense Clinocardium pristinum

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (1: British Columbia collection), Japan (1), United States (17: Alaska, California, Oregon, Washington)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (1: Washington)

• Pliocene of Japan (11), the Russian Federation (2), United States (7: Alaska, California, Oregon)

• Miocene to Pliocene of United States (1: California)

• Miocene of Canada (1: British Columbia), India (1), Japan (14), Mexico (1), the Russian Federation (20), United States (29: Alaska, California, Oregon, Washington)

• Oligocene of Japan (13), the Russian Federation (5), United States (2: Washington)

• Eocene of United States (2: Oregon)

Total: 129 collections including 158 occurrences

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