Acanthocardia paucicostata Sowerby 1834 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Belongs to Acanthocardia according to G. B. Sowerby 1834

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

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder


• Quaternary of France (1 collection), Italy (1), Spain (3)

• Pliocene of Algeria (1), Italy (1)

• Miocene of Bulgaria (3), Morocco (1), Poland (3)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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