Nuculana acutilineata Hybertsen and Kiel 2018 (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Full reference: F. Hybertsen and S. Kiel. 2018. A middle Eocene seep deposit with silicified fauna from the Humptulips Formation in western Washington State, USA . Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 63(4):751-768

Belongs to Nuculana according to F. Hybertsen and S. Kiel 2018

Sister taxa: Nuculana (Costanuculana), Nuculana (Dacryomya), Nuculana (Nuculana), Nuculana (Politoleda), Nuculana (Praesaccella), Nuculana (Scaeoleda), Nuculana (Tenuileda), Nuculana (Thestyleda), Nuculana acuta, Nuculana akidota, Nuculana alpina, Nuculana andrewi, Nuculana antarctirostrata, Nuculana asiatica, Nuculana biangulata, Nuculana chapmani, Nuculana coelatella, Nuculana concentrica, Nuculana crassiparva, Nuculana cultellus, Nuculana cuneata, Nuculana decora, Nuculana dewalquei, Nuculana doris, Nuculana elmana, Nuculana emarginata, Nuculana etheridgei, Nuculana excavata, Nuculana fluvilutea, Nuculana forcarti, Nuculana fossa, Nuculana gnomon, Nuculana gracillima, Nuculana jamaicensis, Nuculana liciata, Nuculana mariae, Nuculana miaocunensis, Nuculana minima, Nuculana minuta, Nuculana moriyai, Nuculana multilineata, Nuculana orcutti, Nuculana oxia, Nuculana oxyrhyncha, Nuculana parva, Nuculana pernula, Nuculana probellula, Nuculana rostellata, Nuculana rostratruncata, Nuculana semen, Nuculana semicrenulata, Nuculana smithvillensis, Nuculana socialis, Nuculana spheniopsis, Nuculana sphenopsis, Nuculana thompsoni, Nuculana timorensis, Nuculana triangulata, Nuculana trivitate, Nuculana trumani, Nuculana undulostriata, Nuculana verrilliana, Nuculana vexillata, Nuculana virgo, Nuculana vitrea, Nuculana waterhousei, Nuculana wautebbeana, Nuculana wautubbeana, Nuculana whitmani, Nuculana willetti, Nuculana williamettensis, Crassoleda crassatelloides, Leda vaderensis, Leda leia, Leda (Leda), Leda vanuxemi, Leda milleri, Leda sulcellata, Leda borsoni, Leda decorata, Leda opulenta, Leda coelatoides, Leda houstonia, Leda projecta, Leda magnopsis, Leda wautubbeana, Leda alaeformis, Leda semenoides, Leda zitteli, Leda barranca, Leda cochlearella, Leda renevieri, Leda pygmaea, Leda lacryma, Leda (Lembulus), Leda praeradiata, Leda zelima, Leda claviformis, Leda semistriata, Leda radiata, Leda (Spinula), Leda subtrigona, Leda subquadrata, Leda obolella, Leda dijki, Leda catasarca, Leda crassiparva, Leda cowlitzensis, Leda magna, Leda fresnoensis, Leda transversa, Leda nitida, Leda cahillensis, Leda vogdesi, Leda packardi, Leda caudata, Leda fabata, Leda calcarensis, Leda kittensis, Leda carolinensis, Leda elliptica, Leda pistorupes, Leda stewardi, Leda lincolnensis, Leda ozarkola, Leda coelata, Leda plana, Leda trumani, Leda rangei, Leda subtrigonalis, Leda striatula, Leda parkei

Type specimen: NRM Mo 185009, a valve (right valve)

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at UWBM B8951 Satsop Weatherwax (Eocene of Washington)

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