Cardium (Bucardium) lillei Freneix and Grant-Mackie 1978 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Full reference: S. Freneix and J. A. Grant-Mackie. 1978. New Upper Cretaceous Cardiidae (Bivalvia) from New Zealand and New Caledonia. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 21(4):505-515

Belongs to Cardium (Bucardium) according to S. Freneix and J. A. Grant-Mackie 1978

Sister taxon: Bucardium (Bucardium)

Type specimen: 7231, a valve (right valve)

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Cretaceous of New Zealand (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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