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Cardita

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1792Cardita Bruguière
1904Cardita Glenn p. 343
1925Cardita Woodring p. 98
1928Cardita Nagao p. 53
1957Cardita Rivera p. 193
1958Cardita DuBar p. 163
1964Cardita Faustman p. 118
1966Cardita Fleming p. 24
1967Cardita Olsson p. 9
1970Cardita Scott p. 71
1980Cardita Vokes p. 117
1986Cardita Kensley and Pether p. 204
1988Cardita Freneix et al. p. 422
1990Cardita Beu et al. p. 397
1992Cardita Lamprell and Whitehead p. 54
1992Cardita Moore p. 11
2002Cardita Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Cardita Vera-Peláez et al. p. 255
2010Cardita Bouchet et al.

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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

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

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Julian to the top of the Holocene or 235.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 232.0 Ma

Collections (317 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ladinian - Carnian242.0 - 228.0Bosnia and Herzegovina C. sp. (203843)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Austria (Lower Austria) C. sp. (202325)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Hungary (Bakony) C. pichleri (203197 203199 203271 203276 203336 203338) C. sp. (203270)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Russian Federation (Primorye) C. pichleri (57017)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Turkey (Balıkesir) C. cordellai (201912)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Indonesia (West Sumatra) C. globiformis (204436) C. singularis (204432 204434 204435)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Indonesia C. globiformis (201863 201864 201865 201866 201867 201868 201869 201870)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Germany C. multiradiata, C. minuta, C. spinosa (202142)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3USA (Alaska) C. sp. (112287 112288)
Julian235.0 - 232.0Italy C. decusata (137429) C. guembeli, C. pichleri, C. beneckei (144634)
Tuvalian232.0 - 221.5USA (California) C. jenkinsi (33327)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Indonesia (Timor) C. sp. (205321)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Bosnia and Herzegovina C. sp. (203844)
Norian - Rhaetian228.0 - 201.3Russian Federation C. viligensis (39315)
Sevatian212.0 - 205.6Russian Federation (Primorskiy Kray) C. mansuyi (98300)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Italy (Lombardy) C. sp. (38129)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3France C. minuta (62031)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Hungary C. luerae (203718)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Italy C. luerae (204937) C. talegii (204950)
Angulata201.3 - 196.5France (Lorraine) C. tetragona (53947)