Acanthocardia hanseata Kautsky 1925 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Alternative combination: Cardium hanseatum

Belongs to Acanthocardia according to H. Moths et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Acanthocardia (Acanthocardia), Acanthocardia (Agnocardia), Acanthocardia (Schedocardia), Acanthocardia afra, Acanthocardia becksii, Acanthocardia brunettii, Acanthocardia maputi, Acanthocardia massintonti, Acanthocardia mozambensis, Acanthocardia paucicostata, Cardium (Acanthocardia) cheribonense

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Miocene of Belgium (10 collections), Germany (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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