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Acanthocardia (Acanthocardia) aculeata Linnaeus 1758 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 116436

Alternative combination: Cardium aculeatum

Belongs to Acanthocardia (Acanthocardia) according to S. Freneix et al. 1988

Sister taxon: Acanthocardia (Acanthocardia) echinata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder