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Corbula (Caryocorbula) nuciformis Sowerby 1833 (clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 168291

Alternative combination: Corbula nuciformis

Belongs to Corbula (Caryocorbula) according to A. M. Keen 1971

Sister taxa: Corbula (Caryocorbula) alabamiensis, Corbula (Caryocorbula) amethystina, Corbula (Caryocorbula) carmenensis, Corbula (Caryocorbula) porcella, Corbula (Caryocorbula) sericea, Corbula (Caryocorbula) whitei

Ecology: stationary infaunal suspension feeder