Cerastoderma edule (Linnaeus, 1758)

AphiaID: 138998

common edible cockle

Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Autobranchia (Subclass) > Heteroconchia (Infraclass) > Imparidentia (Super order) > Cardiida (Order) > Cardioidea (Superfamily) > Cardiidae (Family)

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Conservation Status

Conservation status and major threats

Synonyms

Cardium belgicum De Malzine, 1867
Cardium crenulatum Lamarck, 1819
Cardium edule Linnaeus, 1758
Cardium edule burchanae Girscher, 1938
Cardium edule var. batesoni Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1892
Cardium edule var. loppensi Mars, 1951
Cardium edule var. maculata Dautzenberg, 1890
Cardium edule var. major Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1892
Cardium edule var. mareotica Pallary, 1912
Cardium edule var. regularis Pallary, 1900
Cardium edule var. sibenicensis Brusina, 1870
Cardium mercatorium Coen, 1915
Cardium nunninkae Lucas, 1984
Cardium obtritum Locard, 1886
Cardium quadrarium Reeve, 1845
Cardium vulgare da Costa, 1778
Cardium vulgatum Tryon, 1872
Cerastoderma edule var. sinicola Lacourt, 1974
Cerastoderma nunninkae Lucas, 1984

International References

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. [details]

additional source Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index – Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]

ecology source Coscia, I., P.E. Robins, J.S. Porter, S.K. Malham & J.E. Ironside. (2013). Modelled larval dispersal and measured gene flow: seascape genetics of the common cockle Cerastoderma edule in the southern Irish Sea. Conservation Genetics 14 (2):451-466. SI, available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10592-012-0404-4 [details]

context source (HKRMS) Tong, L. K. Y. (1986). The feeding ecology of Thais clavigera and Morula musiva (Gastropoda: Muricidae) in Hong Kong. In Asian Marine Biology 3 (ed. Morton, B.), PP163-178. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. [details]

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. [details]

ecology source Coscia, I., P.E. Robins, J.S. Porter, S.K. Malham & J.E. Ironside. (2013). Modelled larval dispersal and measured gene flow: seascape genetics of the common cockle Cerastoderma edule in the southern Irish Sea. Conservation Genetics 14 (2):451-466. SI, available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10592-012-0404-4 [details]

identification resource Cosel R. von & Gofas S. (2019). Marine bivalves of tropical West Africa: from Rio de Oro to southern Angola. Faune et Flore Tropicales. 48: 1-1104. [details]

ecology source Coscia, I., P.E. Robins, J.S. Porter, S.K. Malham & J.E. Ironside. (2013). Modelled larval dispersal and measured gene flow: seascape genetics of the common cockle Cerastoderma edule in the southern Irish Sea. Conservation Genetics 14 (2):451-466. SI, available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10592-012-0404-4 [details]

identification resource Cosel R. von & Gofas S. (2019). Marine bivalves of tropical West Africa: from Rio de Oro to southern Angola. Faune et Flore Tropicales. 48: 1-1104. [details]

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