Acila (Acila) gettysburgensis Regan 1909 (divaricate nutclam)

Bivalvia - Nuculida - Nuculidae

Alternative combinations: Acila gettysburgensis, Nucula (Acila) gettysburgensis

Belongs to Acila (Acila) according to E. J. Moore 1983

See also Clark 1918, Durham 1944 and Moore 1984

Sister taxa: Acila (Acila) brevis, Acila (Acila) divaricata, Acila (Acila) isthmica, Acila (Acila) kholmskensis, Acila (Acila) mirabilis, Acila (Acila) praedivaricata, Acila (Acila) semirostrata, Acila (Acila) shimoyamai, Acila (Acila) submirabilis, Acila (Acila) vigilia

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (5: Alaska, Oregon collections)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: Alaska)

• Oligocene of the Russian Federation (3), United States (18: Alaska, Washington)

• Eocene of the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 28 collections each including a single occurrence

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