An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that can be found in coastal waters
and intertidal areas of Great Britain and Ireland by David Fenwick.

Marine Bivalve Images - Astarte and Goodallia (Order Carditida)
Carditida (Order) > Crassatelloidea (Superfamily) > Astartidae (Family)

Astarte elliptica (Brown, 1827)
Astarte montagui (Dillwyn, 1817) - Flat astarte
Astarte sulcata (da Costa, 1778) - Furrowed astarte

Goodallia triangularis (Montagu, 1803)
- syn. Astarte triangularis - Triangular astarte


Other members of the order Carditoida
From the authors collection of foreign shells,
species not recorded in the United Kingdom.

Carditida (Order) > Carditoidea (Superfamily)
> Carditidae (Family)

Cardita calyculata (Linnaeus, 1758)
- A False cockle (Italy)

Cardites floridanus (Conrad, 1838)
- Broad-ribbed carditid (Florida, USA)

Marine Bivalve Images UK Astarte and Goodallia Order Carditida