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Macoma nasuta Conrad 1837 (tellin clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 168024

Alternative combination: Tellina nasuta

Synonyms: Macoma addicotti Nikas 1977 (no. 293270), Macoma jacalitosana Arnold 1910 (no. 293271), Macoma kelseyi Dall 1900 (no. 293269)

Belongs to Macoma according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Macoma (Heteromacoma), Macoma (Macoma), Macoma (Macoploma), Macoma (Rexithaerus), Macoma (Salmacoma), Macoma albaria, Macoma astori, Macoma balthica, Macoma carlottensis, Macoma constricta, Macoma costaricana, Macoma edentula, Macoma inornata, Macoma inquinata, Macoma kirkinskayae, Macoma lenis, Macoma limula, Macoma lissoni, Macoma marylandica, Macoma meroensis, Macoma osakaensis, Macoma sheridani, Macoma simizuensis, Macoma sookensis, Macoma tenta, Macoma tenuiplicata, Macoma tigilensis, Macoma uruguayensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder