Protocardia razavii Repin 2013 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Full reference: Y. S. Repin. 2013. New taxa of Jurassic bivalve mollusks from Iran. Paleontological Journal 47:562-569

Belongs to Protocardia according to Y. S. Repin 2013

Sister taxa: Protocardia (Leptocardia), Protocardia (Pachycardium), Protocardia (Protocardia), Protocardia (Tamilicardia), Protocardia alcesiana, Protocardia buckmani, Protocardia costaricensis, Protocardia dufrenoyca, Protocardia eduliformis, Protocardia gambrina, Protocardia hillana, Protocardia lingulata, Protocardia luggudensis, Protocardia newberryana, Protocardia peregrinorsa, Protocardia pesolina, Protocardia philippiana, Protocardia piettei, Protocardia qinghaiensis, Protocardia rhaetica, Protocardia salrivalis, Protocardia somaliensis, Protocardia striatula, Protocardia stricklandi, Protocardia subquadrata, Protocardia truncata, Protocardia virginiana, Protocardium (Brevicardium)

Type specimen: VNIGRI 837/193, a shell. Its type locality is Shotori Range, Tabas region (Kuchek Ali Lst), which is in a Bathonian carbonate limestone in the Kuchek Ali Formation of Iran.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Iran (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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