Mesosaccella perdita Conrad 1852 (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Alternative combination: Nucula perdita

Belongs to Mesosaccella according to E. Dartevelle and S. Freneix 1957

Sister taxa: Mesosaccella partimstriata, Mesosaccella rogovi, Mesosaccella toddi

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Israel (12 collections)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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