Family Cardiliidae Fischer 1887 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiliidae

Parent taxon: Mactroidea according to J. H. Signorelli and J. G. Carter 2016

See also Carter et al. 2011, Nevesskaja 2009 and Vokes 1980

Sister taxa: Anatinellidae, Mactridae, Mesodesmatidae

Subtaxa: Cardilia

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Type: Cardilia

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of Cyprus (2 collections), Indonesia (1), Japan (5)

Total: 8 collections including 9 occurrences

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