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Laevicardium

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Laevicardium Swainson p. 373
1904Cardium (Laevicardium) Glenn p. 322
1935Laevicardium Oostingh p. 180
1947Cardium (Laevicardium) Gardner p. 142
1964Dinocardium (Exocardium) Olsson
1973Laevicardium Marasti p. 108
1980Laevicardium Vokes p. 129
1982Laevicardium Dockery p. 74
1982Laevicardium Woodring p. 646
1987Laevicardium Ward and Blackwelder p. 130
1992Laevicardium Lamprell and Whitehead p. 70
1995Laevicardium Schneider p. 339
2002Laevicardium Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Laevicardium Moths et al.
2012Laevicardium Coan and Valentich-Scott p. 421

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
CardioideiFerussac 1822
superfamilyCardioidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyCardiidaeLamarck 1809
subfamilyLaevicardiinaeKeen 1936
genusLaevicardiumSwainson 1840

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 mobileg
Life habit: infaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: blindc
Comments: LIFE HISTORY: IS, MA, UN, SU according to Todd (2001).g
Created: 2009-09-09 07:20:06
Modified: 2009-09-09 09:20:06
Source: g = genus, c = class
References: Todd 2001, Sanchez Roig 1926, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Neocomian to the top of the Holocene or 145.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 130.0 Ma

Collections (417 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Neocomian145.0 - 130.0Japan (Gumma) L. ishidoense (40488)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Japan L. corpulentum (69101) L. ishidoense (69104)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Japan (Kochi) L. corpulentum (40222)
Albian113.0 - 100.5Japan (Kumamoto) L. ishidoense (40469 40601)
Late/Upper Albian105.3 - 99.6Spain L. hispanicum (66129)
Early/Lower Eocene55.8 - 48.6Hungary L. sp. (78013)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2Indonesia L. subfragile (70082 79524)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0New Zealand (Canterbury) L. sp. (50149)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0Italy Habecardium cordorotundum (177603)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Mississippi) L. gardnerae (90704)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Italy L. sp. (78617)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Germany (Bavaria) L. nicense (10703)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Belgium L. tenuisulcatum (3715)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Alabama) L. sp. (3538)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4Russian Federation L. taracaicum (70518) L. tristiculum (70445)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4Argentina L. sp. (71600)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4France (Essonne) L. tenuisulcatum (9073 9076 9078 9079 9098 9130 9131 9132 9133 9134 9135 9169 9171 9172 9173 9175 9177 9179 9180 9181 9193 9266 9267 9268 9269)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4USA (Georgia) Cardium sp. (60838)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Russian Federation L. puchlense (49980)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1USA (Mississippi) L. leptorimum (5941 5942 5943 5944 5947)