BIOTIC Species Information for Acanthocardia echinata
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Researched byLizzie Tyler Data supplied byUniversity of Sheffield
Refereed byThis information is not refereed.
Taxonomy
Scientific nameAcanthocardia echinata Common namePrickly cockle
MCS CodeW1943 Recent Synonyms

PhylumMollusca Subphylum
Superclass ClassPelecypoda
Subclass OrderVeneroida
Suborder FamilyCardiidae
GenusAcanthocardia Speciesechinata
Subspecies   

Additional Information
Taxonomy References Schneider, 1992, Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Howson & Picton, 1997,
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