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Cucullaea Lamarck 1801 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Cucullaeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16224

Alternative spellings: Arca (Cucullaea), Cucullea, Macrodon (Cucullaea)

Parent taxon: Cucullaeidae according to A. G. Beu et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Dicranodonta, Megacucullaea, Noramya, Pseudocucullaea, Lopatinia

Subtaxa: Arca (Cucullaea) intermedia, Cucullaea (Cucullastis), Cucullaea (Cucullona), Cucullaea (Idonearca), Cucullaea (Latiarca), Cucullaea adelaidensis, Cucullaea alta, Cucullaea auriculifera, Cucullaea chilensis, Cucullaea cordiformis, Cucullaea corioensis, Cucullaea crassatina, Cucullaea ellioti, Cucullaea equidens, Cucullaea erda, Cucullaea farsensis, Cucullaea freia, Cucullaea gabbi, Cucullaea gigantea, Cucullaea granulosa, Cucullaea harttii, Cucullaea isolda, Cucullaea labiata, Cucullaea laubei, Cucullaea lirata, Cucullaea littlei, Cucullaea macerata, Cucullaea marshalli, Cucullaea mathewsonii, Cucullaea minchinhamptonensis, Cucullaea monodi, Cucullaea morani, Cucullaea multicostata, Cucullaea nipponica, Cucullaea obliqua, Cucullaea pachygastris, Cucullaea pamotanensis, Cucullaea patagonensis, Cucullaea perijana, Cucullaea ponderosa, Cucullaea seisiana, Cucullaea sindangbaranensis, Cucullaea striatiumbonata, Cucullaea subglabra, Cucullaea transversa, Cucullaea transversa, Cucullaea truncata, Cucullaea tschapitana, Cucullaea worthingtoni, Cucullaea youngi, Cucullea auingeri, Cucullea polyglypha, Cucullea rugosa, Idonearca deatsvillensis, Idonearca kingsensis, Idonearca murrayi, Idonearca powersi

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder