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Bucardium Gray 1853 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 17414

Alternative spelling: Cardium (Bucardium)

Parent taxon: Cardiinae according to J. A. Schneider 2002

Sister taxa: Cardiini, Cardium, Chesacardium, Criocardium, Dinocardiini, Dinocardium, Ethmocardium, Planicardium, Rudicardium, Schedocardia, Septocardia, Vepricardiini, Vepricardium

Subtaxa: Bucardium (Bucardium), Cardium (Bucardium) lillei

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder