Cardium philotarium Maury 1924 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Full reference: C. J. Maury. 1924. Fosseis Terciarios Do Brazil. Servico Geologico E Mineralogico Do Brazil Monographia 49

Belongs to Cardium according to C. J. Maury 1924

Sister taxa: Cardium (Criocardium), Cardium (Eucardium), Cardium (Granocardium), Cardium (Pachycardium), Cardium altum, Cardium angustatum, Cardium arcumbona, Cardium bisectum, Cardium bottegoi, Cardium bourdoti, Cardium casertanum, Cardium centifilosum, Cardium cloacinum, Cardium concinnum, Cardium cuculloides, Cardium dalli, 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 pisum, Cardium pygmaeum, Cardium quilonense, Cardium riogramamense, Cardium soldani, Cardium spillmani, Cardium strigilliferum, Cardium subalternatum, Cardium talahabense, Cardium venustum, Cardium verbeeki

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rio Pirabas (Maury coll.), which is in a Miocene shallow subtidal limestone/limestone in the Pirabas Formation of Brazil

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of Brazil (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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