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Americardia guppyi Thiele 1910 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 243302

Alternative combination: Cardium guppyi

Synonym: Cardium (Fragum) elattocostatum Woodring 1925 (taxon 243303)

Belongs to Americardia according to H. E. Vokes 1989

Sister taxa: Americardia burnsii, Americardia media, Trigoniocardia (Americardia) avona, Trigoniocardia (Americardia) protoaliculum, Trigoniocardia (Americardia) silvacollina

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder