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Clinocardium (Keenocardium) californiense Deshayes 1839 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 169240

Alternative combinations: Cardium californiense, Clinocardium californiense, Keenocardium californiense, Laevicardium (Cerastoderma) californiense

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

Sister taxa: Clinocardium (Keenocardium) blandum, Keenocardium starobogatovi

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder