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Bivalvia - Cardiida

Cardiidina was named by Ferussac (1822). It is extant.

It was assigned to Cardiida by Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1822Cardiidina Ferussac
2011Cardiidina Carter et al. p. 15

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EubilateriaAx 1987
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: facultatively mobilec
Life habit: infaunalc
Diet: suspension feederc
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-28 11:33:36
Modified: 2010-02-12 03:59:35
Source: c = class
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Vormsi to the top of the Holocene or 452.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 445.6 Ma

Collections (10226 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Vormsi452.0 - 445.6Estonia (Hiiumaa) Glauconome plumula (153965)
Porkuni445.6 - 443.7Estonia Glauconome plumula (167591)
Porkuni445.6 - 443.7Estonia (Lääne-Viru) Cardium pygmaeum (87313)
Hirnantian445.2 - 443.4Sweden Glauconome plumula (164285)
Ludlow - Pridoli427.4 - 419.2Algeria Isocardia insocialis (27209)
Emsian407.6 - 393.3Germany (Eifel) Prosocoelus indet. (24695)
Asbian339.4 - 336.0Australia (New South Wales) Pullastra striatocostata (133349)
Serpukhovian330.9 - 323.2USA (Oklahoma) Solen gardneri (5611)
Bashkirian323.2 - 315.2Ukraine ( Chelyabinsk) Cardium ouralicum (155681)
Wordian268.8 - 265.1Australia (New South Wales) Modiolopsis siliqua (133337)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17United Kingdom (England) Psammobia subpapyracea (130765)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17United Kingdom Tellina dunelmensis (130870)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Poland Cypricardia escheri (63538)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Germany (Hessen) Tellina sp., Tancredia beneckei (38545)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Germany Cypricardia escheri (138116) Tellina sp. (66078)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Germany (Baden-Württemberg) Tancredia beneckei (206384)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Egypt (Shamal Sina) Pseudocorbula subundata (206058)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0China (Qinghai) Tellina qilianshanensis (101024 101044)
Middle Triassic247.2 - 237.0Italy (Trento) Tellina praenuntia (202272)
Middle Triassic247.2 - 237.0Germany (Saxony-Anhalt) Tellina edentula, Cyprina escheri (201970)