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Dinocardium robustum Lightfoot 1786 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 82717

Alternative combination: Cardium robustum

Belongs to Dinocardium according to L. W. Ward and B.W. Blackwelder 1987

Sister taxa: Dinocardium cabezai, Dinocardium ecuadoriale, Dinocardium taphrium, Dinocardium vicksburgense, Laevicardium (Dinocardium) levyi, Laevicardium (Dinocardium) parkinsoni

Subtaxa: Dinocardium robustum hazeli

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder