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Clinocardium (Clinocardium) nuttallii Conrad 1837 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 167956

Alternative combinations: Cardium nuttallii, Clinocardium nuttallii, Laevicardium nuttallii

Synonyms: Cardium californianum Conrad 1837 (no. 169231), Cardium decoratum Grewingk 1850 (no. 169230)

Belongs to Clinocardium (Clinocardium) according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

Sister taxon: Clinocardium (Clinocardium) meekianum

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder