Cardinia hybrida Sowerby 1817 (clam)

Bivalvia - Carditida - Cardiniidae

Alternative combination: Unio hybrida

Synonyms: Cardinia amygdala Agassiz 1843, Cardinia morisi Terquem 1855, Pachyodon cuneatus Stutchbury 1842

Belongs to Cardinia according to J.-L. Dommergues et al. 2011

See also Lee 1984

Sister taxa: Cardinia concinna, Cardinia gleimi, Cardinia indigirkaensis, Cardinia listeri, Cardinia ponderosa, Cardinia rugosa, Cardinia similis, Cardinia toriyamai

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Jurassic of Canada (1: Yukon collection), France (1), Germany (5), Greenland (47), Hong Kong (1), Italy (1), Tajikistan (1), the United Kingdom (2)

• Triassic of Austria (25)

Total: 84 collections each including a single occurrence

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