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Nuculana (Nuculana) extenuata Dall 1897 (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Nuculanidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 86030

Alternative combination: Leda extenuata

Synonym: Leda (Leda) loshka Dall 1908 (taxon 86032)

Belongs to Nuculana (Nuculana) according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Nuculana (Nuculana) confusa, Nuculana (Nuculana) hamata, Nuculana (Nuculana) leonina, Nuculana (Nuculana) naibandensis, Nuculana (Nuculana) tenuisulcata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder