Cucullaea morani Waring 1914 (clam)

Bivalvia - Arcida - Cucullaeidae

Alternative combination: Nemodon morani

Full reference: C. A. Waring. 1914. Eocene Horizons of California. Journal of Geology 22(8):782-785

Belongs to Cucullaea according to C. A. Waring 1914

See also Nelson 1925 and Waring 1917

Sister taxa: Cucullaea (Cucullastis), Cucullaea (Cucullona), Cucullaea (Idonearca), Cucullaea (Latiarca), Cucullaea adelaidensis, Cucullaea alta, Cucullaea auriculifera, Cucullaea chilensis, Cucullaea cordiformis, Cucullaea corioensis, Cucullaea ellioti, Cucullaea equidens, Cucullaea erda, Cucullaea farsensis, Cucullaea freia, Cucullaea gabbi, Cucullaea gigantea, Cucullaea granulosa, Cucullaea harttii, Cucullaea isolda, Cucullaea labiata, Cucullaea laubei, Cucullaea lirata, Cucullaea littlei, Cucullaea macerata, Cucullaea marshalli, Cucullaea mathewsonii, Cucullaea minchinhamptonensis, Cucullaea monodi, Cucullaea multicostata, Cucullaea pachygastris, Cucullaea pamotanensis, Cucullaea patagonensis, Cucullaea perijana, Cucullaea ponderosa, Cucullaea seisiana, Cucullaea sindangbaranensis, Cucullaea striatiumbonata, Cucullaea subglabra, Cucullaea transversa, Cucullaea transversa, Cucullaea truncata, Cucullaea tschapitana, Cucullaea worthingtoni, Cucullaea youngi, Cucullea aspasia, Cucullea auingeri, Cucullea polyglypha, Cucullea rugosa, Idonearca deatsvillensis, Idonearca kingsensis, Idonearca murrayi, Idonearca powersi

Type specimen: Its type locality is 1.5 miles East of McCray Wells, which is in an Eocene marine horizon in the Llajas Formation of California

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at 1.5 miles East of McCray Wells

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