Cardiidae


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Noun1.Cardiidae - somewhat heart-shaped sand-burrowing bivalve mollusks
mollusk family - a family of mollusks
Cardium, genus Cardium - type genus of the family Cardiidae: cockles
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Stress responses of zooxanthellae in juvenile Tridacna gigas (Bivalvia, Cardiidae) exposed to reduced salinity.
Insua, "Sequence variation of the internal transcribed spacer (ITS) region of ribosomal DNA in Cerastoderma species (Bivalvia: Cardiidae)," Journal of Molluscan Studies, vol.
The most common fossil invertebrates correspond to bivalves of the genera Aequipecten, Amusium, Pecten, Ostrea, and numerous unidentified specimens of the Family Cardiidae. Less common are gastropods (Conus) and echinoderms (Clypeaster; Fig.
RHIZORIDAE Volvulella cylindrica SCAPHANDRIDAE Scaphander cylindrellus TROCHIDAE Solariella nuda Solariella peramabilis Agathistoma corteziana Agathistoma eiseni TURBINIDAE Panocochlea rubidum Pomaulax gibberosus TURRITELLIDAE Turritella nodulosa VERMETIDAE Serpulorbis squamigerusus MOLLUSCA, BIVALVIA ARCIDAE Anadara grandis CARDIIDAE Cardium rastrum Cardium sp.
Numero de especies VENERIDAE 52 TELLINIDAE 32 MYTILIDA 32 ARCIDA 25 SEMELIDAE 17 LASAEIDAE 15 MATRIDAE 14 CHAMIDAE 12 LUCINIDAE 12 DONACIDAE 11 CARDIIDAE 11 PECTINIDAE 11 NUCULIDAE 9 CORBULIDAE 9 PETRICOLIDAE 8 NUCULANIDAE 8 GLYCYMERIDIDAE 7 PHOLADIDAE 7 OSTREIDAE 6 UNGULINIDAE 6 CARDITIDAE 6 SOLECURTIDAE 6 CYRENIDAE 6 OTRAS FAMILIAS 5 Nota: Tabla derivada de grafico de barra.
Families Veneridae represented the highly diverse (15) species followed by family Cardiidae which was represents by 4 species.
Las mas numerosas son las cuentas de collar discoides--34 ejemplares en total--de pequeno tamano, realizadas sobre conchas de bivalvos que han podido identificarse en algunos casos como Cardiidae (Fig.
Furthermore, no previous literature on St Lucia has mentioned the families Cardiidae, Carditidae, Chamidae, Corbulidae, Donacidae, Glycymerididae, Limidae, Mesodesmatidae, Myidae, Pectinidae, Pinnidae, Pteriidae and Spondylidae, which usually dominate shallow marine ecosystems elsewhere.