Amanocina Kiel 2013 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Full reference: S. Kiel. 2013. Lucinid bivalves from ancient methane seeps. Journal of Molluscan Studies 79:346-363

Parent taxon: Myrteinae according to S. Kiel 2013

Sister taxa: Alucinoma, Beauvoisina, Cubatea, Discomiltha, Elliptiolucina, Elongatolucina, Eulopia, Gardnerella, Lovaralucina, Mesomiltha, Monitilora, Paramyrtea, Perampliata, Prophetilora

Subtaxa: Amanocina colombiana Amanocina raukumara

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Type: Amanocina colombiana

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Miocene of Colombia (1 collection)

• Cretaceous of New Zealand (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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