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Veteranella (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Nuculanidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16143

Synonyms: Glyptoleda (Menucula) Guo 1988 (no. 270714), Menucula Guo 1988 (no. 270715)

Parent taxon: Glyptoleda according to Guo 1988

Sister taxa: Glyptoleda borealica, Glyptoleda coleyi, Glyptoleda flexuosa, Glyptoleda glomerata, Glyptoleda intricata, Glyptoleda javesi, Glyptoleda parenica, Glyptoleda reidi, Glyptoleda simplicata

Subtaxa: Veteranella jinjiensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder