Nuculoidea corbuliformis Hall and Whitfield 1869

Bivalvia - Nuculida - Nuculidae

Alternative combination: Nucula corbuliformis

Synonyms: Nucula aquisgranensis Beushausen 1895, Nucula herzeri Nettelroth 1889, Nucula macrorhyncha Spriestersbach 1925, Nucula neda Hall and Whitfield 1872, Nucula niotica Hall and Whitfield 1872, Nucula subtrigona Simpson 1890

Full reference: J. Hall and R. P. Whitfield. 1869. Preliminary notice of the lamellibranchiate shells of the upper Helderberg, Hamilton and Chemung groups, with others from the Waverly sandstones, part 2. 1-80

Belongs to Nuculoidea according to J. B. Bailey 1986

See also Beushausen 1895, Hall and Whitfield 1869, Hall and Whitfield 1872, Nettelroth 1889, Simpson 1890 and Spriestersbach 1925

Sister taxon: Nuculoidea opima

Type specimens:

  • Nuculoidea corbuliformis: NYSM 2847 (9571/5) (lectotype), a shell. Its type locality is Fossil Bed F.2680, Zinda Pir, which is in a Ypresian marine shale in the Ghazij Formation of Pakistan.
  • Nucula aquisgranensis:
  • Nucula herzeri:
  • Nucula macrorhyncha:
  • Nucula neda:
  • Nucula niotica:
  • Nucula subtrigona:


• Devonian of the Russian Federation (1 collection), United States (136: New York)

Total: 137 collections each including a single occurrence

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