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Nuculoma tsvetkoviensis Kurushin 1985 (nut clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculida - Nuculidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 248016

Full reference: N. I. Kurushin. 1985. Description of bivalves, in Triasovye brakhiopody i dvustvorchatye mollyuski severa sredney Sibiri [Triassic brachiopods and bivalve molluscs of northern middle Siberia]. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Sibirskoe Otdelenie Trudy Instituta Geologii I Geofiziki 633:39-111

Belongs to Nuculoma according to N. I. Kurushin 1985

Sister taxa: Nucula (Nuculoma) bisulcata, Nuculoma variabilis

Type specimen: IGiG 753/51, a valve (left valve). Its type locality is Tsvetkov Cape, outcrop 2, layer 27, eastern Taimyr, which is in an Illyrian marine siliciclastic in the Morzhov Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve length 10.8