Saccella Woodring 1925

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Alternative spellings: Nuculana (Saccella), Sacella

Parent taxon: Nuculanidae according to A. G. Beu 2006

See also Covacevich and Frassinetti 1986, DuBar 1958, Eames 1951, Gardner 1945, Hertlein and Grant 1972, Huber 2010, Jung 1965, Kafanov and Ogasawara 2003, Mandic et al. 2002, Marwick 1931, Maxwell 1992, Perrilliat 1992, Sepkoski 2002, Spencer et al. 2004, Todd 2001, Vokes 1980 and Woodring 1973

Sister taxa: Acilana, Acutispinula, Australoportlandia, Bathyspinula, Bathyspinulinae, Calorhadia, Costelloleda, Dacromya, Ezonuculana, Glyptoleda, Hilgardia, Indonuculana, Ledella, Ledellinae, Ledoides, Litorhadia, Mesosaccella, Multidentata, Nuculana, Nuculaninae, Nucundata, Orthoyoldia, Parayoldiella, Phestia, Phestiinae, Polidevcia, Poroleda, Poroledidae, Praeportlandia, Propeleda, Scissuladrana, Spineilo, Veteranellinae, Xiaoshuiculana, Zealeda, Clidophorus

Subtaxa: Nuculana (Saccella) andrewi Nuculana (Saccella) arowhana Nuculana (Saccella) bolivarensis Nuculana (Saccella) chaneyi Nuculana (Saccella) costulata Nuculana (Saccella) crassatelloides Nuculana (Saccella) galeottiana Nuculana (Saccella) gnomon Nuculana (Saccella) gracillima Nuculana (Saccella) hamata Nuculana (Saccella) hondana Nuculana (Saccella) karlmartini Nuculana (Saccella) nolfi Nuculana (Saccella) pakistanica Nuculana (Saccella) parva Nuculana (Saccella) pseudoscissurata Nuculana (Saccella) punjabensis Nuculana (Saccella) rakhiensis Nuculana (Saccella) semibistriata Nuculana (Saccella) silvestris Nuculana (Saccella) soriensis Nuculana (Saccella) striata Nuculana (Saccella) umboniinflata Nuculana (Saccella) waikohuensis Saccella acrita Saccella acuminata Saccella acuticauda Saccella balboae Saccella canonica Saccella catasarca Saccella charanica Saccella chiriquiana Saccella davidana Saccella davilae Saccella eburnea Saccella fabalis Saccella fastigata Saccella fontinalis Saccella hokkaidoensis Saccella incognita Saccella maxwelli Saccella miradorana Saccella ornata Saccella packardi Saccella parva Saccella peltella Saccella peruviana Saccella phlyctaena Saccella quercollis Saccella semiteres Saccella subcerata Saccella taphria Saccella tenellula Saccella vagans Saccella vulgaris Saccella westendorpi Sacella atakta

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (1: Newfoundland and Labrador collection), Costa Rica (4), Ecuador (2), Italy (1), Japan (1), Mexico (4), New Zealand (1), Panama (3), the Philippines (1), United States (9: California, Florida, Maine, North Carolina)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (12), Ecuador (8), India (1), Jamaica (3), Japan (4), Mexico (1), Panama (18), Trinidad and Tobago (14), United States (13: California, Florida), Venezuela (9)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), Australia (2), Belgium (4), Bulgaria (5), Colombia (2), the Dominican Republic (5), Ecuador (2), Germany (41), Indonesia (1), Japan (12), Mexico (3), Morocco (3), the Netherlands (3), New Zealand (7), Panama (69), Peru (2), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (5), Slovakia (1), Trinidad and Tobago (9), United States (21: California, Florida, Oregon, Virginia), Venezuela (2)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), Austria (1), Denmark (3), France (7), Japan (7), Panama (2), Peru (1), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (6)

• Eocene of Australia (1), Belgium (4), Bulgaria (1), Colombia (1), France (2), Germany (1), Japan (1), the Netherlands (1), New Zealand (7), Panama (8), the Russian Federation (5), the United Kingdom (3), United States (36: Alabama, California, Maryland, Mississippi, Texas, Virginia)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Pakistan (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (5), Belgium (1), New Zealand (1), the Russian Federation (4), United States (25: Alabama, California, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Argentina (1)

• Virgilian of United States (1: Ohio)

Total: 451 collections including 504 occurrences

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