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Nucula Lamarck 1799 (nut clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculida - Nuculidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16082

Parent taxon: Nuculidae according to E. V. Coan and P. Valentich-Scott 2012

Sister taxa: Acila, Austronucula, Brevinucula, Condylonucula, Deshayesii, Economolopsis, Ennucula, Lacia, Microgloma, Neonucula, Nuculanella, Nuculavus, Nuculinae, Nuculoidea, Nuculoma, Nuculominae, Nuculopsis, Palaeonucula, Palaeonuculinae, Pectinucula, Similiconcha, Sinonucula, Trigonucula

Subtaxa: Nucula (Deminucula), Nucula (Gibbonucula), Nucula (Lamellinucula), Nucula (Leionucula), Nucula (Linucula), Nucula (Nucula), Nucula (Pronucula), Nucula (Rumptunucula), Nucula (Varinucula), Nucula alcocki, Nucula andersoni, Nucula assiniboiensis, Nucula athabaskensis, Nucula brewsterensis, Nucula calcicola, Nucula cancellata, Nucula cancellata, Nucula catalina, Nucula certisinus, Nucula chargensis, Nucula concinna, Nucula cordata, Nucula cossmanni, Nucula costaeimbricatis, Nucula crenulata, Nucula crepida, Nucula curvata, Nucula darella, Nucula delphinodonta, Nucula domandaensis, Nucula eightsii, Nucula etheridgei, Nucula expansa, Nucula gabbiana, Nucula greppini, Nucula inflata, Nucula lateralis, Nucula lineata, Nucula major, Nucula mancorensis, Nucula margaritifera, Nucula martini, Nucula mayeri, Nucula micheleae, Nucula morundiana, Nucula narica, Nucula nejdensis, Nucula nitidosa, Nucula njalindungensis, Nucula observatoria, Nucula obtusa, Nucula obtusa, Nucula orbicella, Nucula paboensis, Nucula pilkeyi, Nucula planimarginata, Nucula prunicola, Nucula pusilla, Nucula rembangensis, Nucula reticularis, Nucula rossiana, Nucula sedanensis, Nucula semistriata, Nucula shaleri, Nucula simplex, Nucula sinaria, Nucula stantoni, Nucula stephana, Nucula strigilata, Nucula studeri, Nucula subcuneata, Nucula subovalis, Nucula subtransversa, Nucula subtrigona, Nucula tallahalaensis, Nucula taphria, Nucula tatriana, Nucula tenuistriata, Nucula tersior, Nucula turgens, Nucula variabilis, Nucula vestigia, Nucula vicksburgensis, Nucula waikuraensis, Nucula washingtonensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder