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Lunulicardia Gray 1853 (cockle)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 101720

Synonym: Hemicardia Spengler 1799 (taxon 101721)

Parent taxon: Fraginae according to G. Rosenberg et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Acanthocardiini, Americardia, Chrysocardium, Corculum, Ctenocardia, Fragini, Fragum, Goniocardiini, Lunulicardium, Microfragum, Trigoniocardia

Subtaxa: Lunulicardia hemicardium

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder