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Leda decorata Douvillé 1916 (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Nuculanidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 322952

Full reference: H. Douvillé. 1916. Les terrains secondaires dans le massif du Moghara à l’Est de l’isthme de Suez. Mémoire de l’Académie des Sciences, Paris 54(2):1-184

Belongs to Leda according to H. Douvillé 1916

Sister taxa: Nuculana (Costanuculana), Nuculana (Dacryomya), Nuculana (Nuculana), Nuculana (Politoleda), Nuculana (Praesaccella), Nuculana (Scaeoleda), Nuculana (Tenuileda), Nuculana (Thestyleda), Nuculana acuta, Nuculana acutilineata, Nuculana akidota, Nuculana alpina, Nuculana andrewi, Nuculana antarctirostrata, Nuculana asiatica, Nuculana biangulata, Nuculana chapmani, Nuculana coelatella, Nuculana concentrica, Nuculana cowlitzensis, Nuculana crassiparva, Nuculana cultellus, Nuculana cuneata, Nuculana curvirostris, Nuculana decora, Nuculana dewalquei, Nuculana doris, Nuculana elmana, Nuculana emarginata, Nuculana etheridgei, Nuculana excavata, Nuculana fluvilutea, Nuculana forcarti, Nuculana fossa, Nuculana gnomon, Nuculana gracillima, Nuculana grasslei, Nuculana jamaicensis, Nuculana konishii, Nuculana liciata, Nuculana mariae, Nuculana miaocunensis, Nuculana minima, Nuculana minuta, Nuculana moriyai, Nuculana multilineata, Nuculana oxia, Nuculana oxyrhyncha, Nuculana parkei, Nuculana parva, Nuculana pernula, Nuculana posterolaevia, Nuculana probellula, Nuculana redondoensis, Nuculana rostellata, Nuculana rostratruncata, Nuculana semen, Nuculana semicrenulata, Nuculana smithvillensis, Nuculana socialis, Nuculana spheniopsis, Nuculana sphenopsis, Nuculana thompsoni, Nuculana timorensis, Nuculana triangulata, Nuculana trivitate, Nuculana trumani, Nuculana undulostriata, Nuculana verrilliana, Nuculana vexillata, Nuculana virgo, Nuculana vitrea, Nuculana waterhousei, Nuculana wautebbeana, Nuculana wautubbeana, Nuculana waynensis, Nuculana whitmani, Nuculana willetti, Nuculana williamettensis, Crassoleda crassatelloides, Leda vaderensis, Leda leia, Leda (Leda), Leda vanuxemi, Leda milleri, Leda sulcellata, Leda borsoni, Leda opulenta, Leda coelatoides, Leda houstonia, Leda projecta, Leda magnopsis, Leda becki, Leda protexta, Leda wautubbeana, Leda excavata, Leda alaeformis, Leda semenoides, Leda zitteli, Leda barranca, Leda cochlearella, Leda renevieri, Leda pygmaea, Leda lacryma, Leda schiavi, Leda (Lembulus), Leda distincta, Leda praeradiata, Leda zelima, Leda claviformis, Leda gabrielis, Nucula (Leda) subzelima, Leda ingens, Leda semistriata, Leda radiata, Leda merriami, Leda (Spinula), Leda subtrigona, Leda ochsneri, Leda subquadrata, Leda obolella, Leda dijki, Leda catasarca, Leda wissmanniana, Leda minuta, Leda crassiparva, Leda magna, Leda minuta, Leda transversa, Leda nitida, Leda cahillensis, Leda vogdesi, Leda translucida, Leda packardi, Leda caudata, Leda alkiensis, Leda bavarica, Leda fabata, Leda calcarensis, Leda kittensis, Leda carolinensis, Leda elliptica, Leda pistorupes, Leda oxyrhyncha, Leda stewardi, Leda glabra, Leda lincolnensis, Leda ozarkola, Leda coelata, Leda plana, Leda trumani, Leda rangei, Leda subtrigonalis, Leda striatula, Leda parkei, Leda haunsbergensis, Leda deffneri

Type specimen: Its type locality is Gebel Aroussieh (Small Astartes), which is in a Bathonian marine horizon in Egypt

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder