Spineilo Finlay and Marwick 1937 (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Parent taxon: Nuculanidae according to H. E. Vokes 1980

See also Sepkoski 2002

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, Saccella, Scissuladrana, Veteranellinae, Xiaoshuiculana, Zealeda, Clidophorus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Russian Federation (2 collections)

• Oligocene to Miocene of the Russian Federation (1)

• Oligocene of the Russian Federation (3)

• Eocene of the Russian Federation (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (28), New Zealand (8), the Russian Federation (3)

Total: 46 collections including 53 occurrences

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