Septocardia Hall 1877 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Septocardia peruviana Septocardia typica

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Argentina (6 collections), Canada (3: British Columbia), Chile (1), Mexico (2), Peru (5), the Russian Federation (1), United States (56: Alaska, Nevada, Oregon)

Total: 74 collections including 75 occurrences

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