Politoleda polita Sowerby 1833 (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Alternative combinations: Nucula polita, Nuculana (Politoleda) polita

Belongs to Politoleda according to E. V. Coan and P. Valentich-Scott 2012

See also Huber 2010, Jung 1965 and Keen 1971

Sister taxon: Nuculana (Politoleda) forcarti

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Panama (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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