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Cardita chamaeformis

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Venericardia chamaeformis Sowerby figs. pl. 490, fig. 1
1850Cardita chamaeformis Woods p. 167

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(Férussac 1822)
familyCarditidaeFleming 1820
genusCarditaBruguière 1792
specieschamaeformis(Sowerby 1825)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: facultatively mobilef
Life habit: infaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-08-17 20:23:42
Modified: 2009-08-17 22:23:42
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Eames 1951

Age range: base of the Zanclean to the top of the Late/Upper Pliocene or 5.33300 to 2.58800 Ma

Collections (5 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6United Kingdom (England) Cardita chamaeformis (84755)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Belgium Cardita chamaeformis (80674)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588United Kingdom (England) Cardita chamaeformis (84759 84796 84819)