Cardium altum Forbes 1846 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Full reference: E. Forbes. 1846. Report on the fossil invertebrata from southern India, collected by Mr. Kaye and Mr. Cunliffe. Transactions of the Geological Society of London, Series 2 7:97-174

Belongs to Cardium according to E. Forbes 1846

Sister taxa: Cardium (Criocardium), Cardium (Eucardium), Cardium (Granocardium), Cardium (Pachycardium), Cardium (Tulongocardium), Cardium angustatum, Cardium arcumbona, Cardium bisectum, Cardium bottegoi, Cardium bourdoti, Cardium casertanum, Cardium centifilosum, Cardium cloacinum, Cardium comoxense, Cardium concinnum, Cardium coosense, Cardium cuculloides, Cardium dalli, Cardium dariesi, Cardium fragum, Cardium impeditium, Cardium inaequiconvexum, Cardium incomptum, Cardium indicum, Cardium interruptum, Cardium intersectum, Cardium khowaiteri, Cardium kummeli, Cardium lucerna, Cardium moricinum, Cardium nanum, Cardium nodosulum, Cardium nodosum, Cardium nuculoides, Cardium obliquum, Cardium oldroydi, Cardium ouachitense, Cardium ouralicum, Cardium perobliquum, Cardium philotarium, Cardium pisum, Cardium pygmaeum, Cardium quilonense, Cardium riogramamense, Cardium soldani, Cardium spillmani, Cardium strigilliferum, Cardium subalternatum, Cardium talahabense, Cardium venustum, Cardium verbeeki

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Cardium altum in the database

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