Species under Laevicardium
n= 18
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Laevicardium attenuatum
(Sowerby, 1841)
Attenuated cockle Indo-West Pacific 6
Laevicardium biradiatum
(BruguiƩre, 1789)
Indo-West Pacific
Laevicardium brasilianum
(Lamarck, 1819)
Western Atlantic
Laevicardium crassum
(Gmelin, 1791)
Norwegian egg cockle Northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean 7.5
Laevicardium elatum
(Sowerby I, 1833)
Giant eggcockle Eastern Central Pacific and Antarctic Atlantic
Laevicardium fiski
Richards, 1954
Western Atlantic 2.5
Laevicardium laevigatum
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Eggcockle Western Central Atlantic
Laevicardium lobulatum
(Deshayes, 1854)
Western Pacific
Laevicardium mortoni
(Conrad, 1830)
Yellow eggcockle Western Central Atlantic
Laevicardium multipunctatum
(Sowerby, 1833)
Western Pacific
Laevicardium oblongum
(Gmelin, 1791)
Mediterranean Sea
Laevicardium pictum
(Ravenel, 1861)
Painted eggcockle Western Central Atlantic 1.6
Laevicardium pristis
(Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1827)
Western Atlantic 3.9
Laevicardium pulcherrimum
Sakurai & Habe, 1966
Western Pacific
Laevicardium rubropictum
Habe & Kosuge, 1966
Laevicardium serratum
(Linne, 1758)
Western Atlantic 4.2
Laevicardium substriatum
(Conrad, 1837)
Pacific eggcockle East Pacific
Laevicardium sybariticum
(Dall, 1886)
Delicate eggcockle Western Central Atlantic 1.7
Back to Search
Back to Top
php script by , 07/04/2009 ,  last modified by , 6:00 PM, 07/04/2009