Taxon profile


Acanthocardia tuberculata (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  order Cardiida »  family Cardiidae - cockles »  genus Acanthocardia

Scientific synonyms

Cardium tuberculatum Linnaeus, 1758
Acanthocardia (Rudicardium) tuberculata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Eucardium tuberculatum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Eucardium tuberculatum var. asperula Coen, 1915
Eucardium tuberculatum var. dautzenbergi Coen, 1915
Cardium tuberculatum var. mutica Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1892
Eucardium tuberculatum var. palaeomutica Coen, 1915
Eucardium tuberculatum var. picta Coen, 1915
Eucardium tuberculatum var. potens Coen, 1915
Eucardium tuberculatum var. ruderata Coen, 1915


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Acanthocardia tuberculata citrinum Brusina, 1865
subspecies Acanthocardia tuberculata tuberculata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Acanthocardia tuberculata tuberculata

Unplaced taxa

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Acanthocardia tuberculata (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Acanthocardia tuberculata (LINNÉ, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013
IT Repetto G., Orlando F. & Arduino G. (2005): Conchiglie del Mediterraneo, Amici del Museo "Federico Eusebio", Alba, Italy [as Acanthocardia tuberculata (Linné, 1758)]
EN Petović S., Gvozdenović S., Ikica Z. (2017): An Annotated Checklist of the Marine Molluscs of the South Adriatic Sea (Montenegro) and a Comparison with Those of Neighbouring Areas, Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 17: 921-934 [as Acanthocardia tuberculata (Linneaus, 1758)]
SP Tarruella Ruestes, A. & Fontanet Giner, M. (2001): Moluscos marinos del Golf de Sant Jordi (L'Ampolla) y del Port dels Alfacs, Spira, 1(1): 1-5 [as Acanthocardia tuberculata (Linnaeus,]
SP Tarruella Ruestes, A. (2002): Moluscos marinos de Cap Ras y Llançà (Girona, NE de la península Ibérica), Spira, 1(2): 1-14 [as Acanthocardia tuberculata (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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