Leda (Jupiteria) bowdenensis Woodring 1925 (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Full reference: W. P. Woodring. 1925. Miocene Molluscs from Bowden, Jamaica. Part 1: Pelecypods and Scaphopods. Contributions to the Geology and Palaeontology of the West Indies

Belongs to Leda (Jupiteria) according to W. P. Woodring 1925

Sister taxa: Jupiteria (Surojupiteria), Jupiteria aipeia, Jupiteria concava, Jupiteria solida, Jupiteria subtumida, Leda (Jupiteria) duerdeni, Nuculana (Jupiteria) asiatica, Nuculana (Jupiteria) cellulita, Nuculana (Jupiteria) delliana, Nuculana (Jupiteria) elenensis, Nuculana (Jupiteria) kapua, Nuculana (Jupiteria) karaka, Nuculana (Jupiteria) kouhaiensis, Nuculana (Jupiteria) leachi, Nuculana (Jupiteria) nugax, Nuculana (Jupiteria) penderi, Nuculana (Jupiteria) prisca, Nuculana (Jupiteria) totangiensis, Nuculana (Jupiteria) uawa, Epacroleda epacris

Subtaxa: Leda (Jupiteria) bowdenensis bowdenensis

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Type specimen: USNM 352731, a shell

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Jamaica (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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