Cardiacea

plural noun Car·di·a·cea \ˌkärdēˈāsh(ē)ə\

Definition of Cardiacea

  1. :  a suborder of Eulamellibranchia comprising the cockles and related mollusks

cardiacean

adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of cardiacea

New Latin, from Cardium, type genus + -acea


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