Hippocardia angelicum Talent and Philip 1956 (mollusk)

Rostroconchia - Conocardiida - Hippocardiidae

Alternative combination: Conocardium angelicum

Full reference: J. A. Talent and G.M. Philip. 1956. Siluro-Devonian Mollusca from Marble Creek, Thomson River, Victoria. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria 68(1):57-71

Belongs to Hippocardia according to P. J. Wagner 2020

See also Talent and Philip 1956 and Tassell 1982

Sister taxa: Hippocardia alborza, Hippocardia bellulus, Hippocardia crenata, Hippocardia cumberlandiae, Hippocardia curta, Hippocardia herculea, Hippocardia herricki, Hippocardia hibernica, Hippocardia hydei, Hippocardia hystericum, Hippocardia intersculpta, Hippocardia kermani, Hippocardia konincki, Hippocardia monroica, Hippocardia mundulum, Hippocardia niagarense, Hippocardia obesum, Hippocardia ohioense, Hippocardia ornata, Hippocardia pristis, Hippocardia procumbens, Hippocardia pulchellum, Hippocardia reflexa, Hippocardia rhenana, Hippocardia tournaisense, Hippocardia truncata, Hippocardia ventricosum, Pleurorhynchus bellulus, Pleurorhynchus longipennis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Old Toongabbie Marble Quarry, Upper Quarry, Marble Creek, which is in a Siegen carbonate limestone in the Toongabble Limestone Formation of Australia

Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Old Toongabbie Marble Quarry, Upper Quarry, Marble Creek

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