Palaeonucula subobliqua d'Orbigny 1849 (nut clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculida - Nuculidae

Alternative combination: Nucula subobliqua

Invalid subtaxa: Nucula obliqua Münster 1841 [replaced name], Nucula tenuilineata Klipstein 1843, Palaeoneilo tenuilineata Klipstein 1843

Belongs to Palaeonucula according to A. Nützel and A. Kaim 2014

See also Bittner 1895, Laube 1865, Münster 1841, Waagen 1907 and Xu 1978

Sister taxa: Nucula (Palaeonucula) cuneiformis, Nucula (Palaeonucula) putiensis, Nuculopsis (Palaeonucula) waltoni, Palaeonucula aldanensis, Palaeonucula biacuta, Palaeonucula hammeri, Palaeonucula lunulata, Palaeonucula misolensis, Palaeonucula navis, Palaeonucula prisca, Palaeonucula qingyanensis, Palaeonucula qujiangensis, Palaeonucula strigilata, Palaeonucula subrotundata, Palaeonucula tulongensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Chile (1 collection), China (1), Italy (4)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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