Cardium

Catalog Number: PE 72
Taxonomic Name: Cardium
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Lot count: 1
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order: Veneroida
Family: Cardiidae
Period: Cretaceous
Earliest Epoch: Late Cretaceous
Formation: Demopolis Chalk
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Alabama
County: Sumter
Township: Livingston
Collector: Turnbull and Barber
EMu IRN: 2203747
Occurrence ID: 0c5d46f9-baaf-4c93-a8f0-589c1ca54ee0

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