Lucinoma acutilineata Conrad 1849 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Alternative combinations: Lucina (Myrtea) acutilineata, Lucina acutilineata, Lucina acutilineatus, Lucinoma acutilineatum, Phacoides acutilineata, Phacoides acutilineatus

Belongs to Lucinoma according to E. J. Moore 1988

See also Addicott 1973, Anderson 1911, Arnold and Hannibal 1913, Coan et al. 2000, Durham 1944, Faustman 1964, Grant and Gale 1931 and Marincovich 1988

Sister taxa: Lucinoma (Lucinoma), Lucinoma aequizonata, Lucinoma annulatum, Lucinoma chiripanica, Lucinoma columbiana, Lucinoma contracta, Lucinoma filosa, Lucinoma hannibali, Lucinoma nagaoi, Lucinoma persolida, Lucinoma playaensis, Lucinoma promaucana, Lucinoma subcalcareous, Lucinoma taylori, Lucinoma zapotalensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic


• Quaternary of United States (1: California collection)

• Pliocene of Japan (6), the Russian Federation (1), United States (9: California, Oregon)

• Miocene of Japan (9), the Russian Federation (13), United States (31: Alaska, California, Oregon, Washington)

• Oligocene of Canada (1: British Columbia), Japan (1), the Russian Federation (3), United States (16: California, Oregon, Washington)

• Eocene of United States (2: Oregon)

Total: 93 collections each including a single occurrence

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