Nymphalucina panochensis Kiel 2013 (clam)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

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

Belongs to Nymphalucina according to S. Kiel 2013

Sister taxa: Lucina parva, Nymphalucina linearia

Type specimen: GZG.INV.88317, a shell. Its type locality is Panoche Hills seep deposit, which is in a Maastrichtian deep-water sandstone in the Moreno Formation of California.

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal chemosymbiotic

Distribution: found only at Panoche Hills seep deposit

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