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Nucula (Lamellinucula) exigua Sowerby 1833 (nut clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculida - Nuculidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 85608

Alternative combinations: Nucula (Nucula) exigua, Nucula exigua

Synonyms: Nucula paytensis Adams 1856 (no. 237825), Nucula suprastriata Arnold 1903 (no. 85607)

Belongs to Nucula (Lamellinucula) according to A. J. W. Hendy 2017

Sister taxa: Nucula (Lamellinucula) carlottensis, Nucula (Lamellinucula) comta, Nucula (Lamellinucula) costacallistiformis, Nucula (Lamellinucula) depressilunulata, Nucula (Lamellinucula) hartvigiana, Nucula (Lamellinucula) iphigenia, Nucula (Lamellinucula) jeffreysi, Nucula (Lamellinucula) kennedyi, Nucula (Lamellinucula) minor, Nucula (Lamellinucula) pakistanica, Nucula (Lamellinucula) sculpturata, Nucula (Lamellinucula) semiornata, Nucula (Lamellinucula) soriensis, Nucula (Lamellinucula) tamatavica, Nucula (Lamellinucula) trigonica

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): length 6.00