Nucinella chipolana Vokes 1985 (clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Manzanellidae

Full reference: H. E. Vokes. 1985. Notes on the fauna of the Chipola Formation - XXVII: On the occurrence of the bivalve genus Nucinella Wood. Tulane Studies in Geology and Paleontology 18:161-163

Belongs to Nucinella according to H. E. Vokes 1985

Sister taxa: Nucinella alleni, Nucinella calabra, Nucinella cincta, Nucinella dalli, Nucinella dobergensis, Nucinella dumasi, Nucinella glabra, Nucinella glabrata, Nucinella gunteri, Nucinella hedleyi, Nucinella laevigata, Nucinella liasina, Nucinella maxima, Nucinella microdus, Nucinella miliaris, Nucinella moarianus, Nucinella nakremi, Nucinella oregona, Nucinella ovalina, Nucinella ovalis, Nucinella pissarroi, Nucinella seguenzai, Nucinella serrei, Nucinella svalbardensis, Nucinella taylori, Nucinella viridula, Nucinella woodii, Nuculina pretiosa, Neopleurodon subdolus

Type specimen: 398344, a shell. Its type locality is TU 999 - Farley Creek, which is in a Burdigalian marine marl/sandstone in the Chipola Formation of Florida.

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution: found only at TU 999 - Farley Creek

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