Cardium (Acanthocardia) syriacum Conrad, 1852

Kingdom Phylum Class Subclass Order Superfamily Family Genus Subgenus Species Nomenclatural_Code
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Heterodonta Cardiida Cardioidea Cardiidae Cardium Acanthocardia syriacum ICZN

Name Authority: original description

Remarks: Hamlin, 1884 (describing an MCZ specimen) notes this taxon was first published by Conrad, 1852 and appears to report Acanthocardia as a subgenus for this taxon. The Paleobiology Database notes R. B. Newton (1917) placed this species is in the genus, Trachycardium (

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Parent Genus: Cardium Linnaeus, 1758

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No MCZbase specimens identified as this taxon have images