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Nuculana (Nuculana) leonina Dall 1896 (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Nuculanidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 86046

Alternative combination: Leda leonina

Synonyms: Leda amiata Dall 1916 (no. 86044), Leda liogona Dall 1916 (no. 86045)

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

Sister taxa: Nuculana (Nuculana) confusa, Nuculana (Nuculana) extenuata, Nuculana (Nuculana) hamata, Nuculana (Nuculana) tenuisulcata

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder