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Nemocardium (Nemocardium) linteum Conrad 1855 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 168166

Alternative combinations: Cardium linteum, Nemocardium linteum

Synonyms: Cardium (Protocardium) marysvillensis Dickerson 1916 (no. 168167), Cardium cooperi Gabb 1864 (no. 168168), Cardium cooperii Gabb 1864 (no. 168169), Cardium marysvillensis Dickerson 1916 (no. 66876)

Belongs to Nemocardium (Nemocardium) according to E. J. Moore 2002

Sister taxa: Nemocardium (Nemocardium) diversum, Nemocardium (Nemocardium) eocenense, Nemocardium (Nemocardium) yokoyamai

Subtaxa: Cardium cooperii lorenzanum

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder