Schedocardia Stewart 1930 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Parent taxon: Cardiinae according to J. A. Schneider 2002

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Woodring 1982

Sister taxa: Bucardium, Cardiini, Cardium, Chesacardium, Criocardium, Dinocardiini, Dinocardium, Ethmocardium, Planicardium, Rudicardium, Septocardia, Vepricardiini, Vepricardium

Subtaxa: Schedocardia gatunensis Schedocardia hatchetigbeensis Schedocardia juncea

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Type: Cardium hatchetigbeensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Eocene of Colombia (2 collections), Panama (9), Peru (1), United States (5: Alabama, California, Texas), Venezuela (3)

Total: 20 collections including 21 occurrences

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