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Nucinella Woods 1850 (clam)

Bivalvia - Solemyida - Manzanellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16156

Invalid subtaxa: Cyrillona Iredale 1929 (no. 89445), Neopleurodon Hertlein and Strong 1940 (no. 89447), Nuculina d'Orbigny 1844 [replaced name] (no. 114515), Pleurodon Wood 1840 [replaced name] (no. 136165)

Full reference: S. V. Woods. 1850. A monograph of the Crag Mollusca, or, descriptions of shells from the middle and upper tertiaries of the East of England. Part II. Bivalves 1-302

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

Sister taxa: Cyrillista, Diabolica, Huxleyia, Manzanella, Posterodonta

Subtaxa: Nucinella alleni, Nucinella chipolana, Nucinella dobergensis, Nucinella gunteri, Nucinella laevigata, Nucinella miliaris, Nucinella nakremi, Nucinella ovalina, Nucinella svalbardensis, Nucinella taylori, Nucinella woodii, Nuculina glabra

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Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic