Microcardium trapezoidale Poutiers, 2006


Bibliographic references

, . - Two new species of protocardiine cockles (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Cardiidae) from the tropical southwest Pacific. Zoosystema 28(3): 635-654

Type locality

Loyalty Ridge, E of Lifou, NE Cap des Pins, 21°02.30’S, 167°31.60’E, 430 m, MUSORSTOM 6, stn CP 464.

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-27509
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-27510
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-27511
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-27512


Mollusca 30
Bivalvia 30
Cardiidae 30
Microcardium 30

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Molluscs (IM) 30