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Nuculana dewalquei

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Leda dewalquei Terquem and Piette p. 88 figs. Pl 11, figs 10-12
1982Nuculana dewalquei Chen p. 407 figs. Pl 1, figs 10,11

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EubilateriaAx 1987
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusNuculanaLink 1807
speciesdewalquei(Terquem and Piette 1868)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitef
Entire body: yesf
Adult length: 1.0 to < 10f
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10f
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10f
Thickness: thinf
Folds: nonef
Ribbing: minorf
Spines: nonef
Internal reinforcement: nonef
Ontogeny: accretionf
Environment: coastal, inner shelf, outer shelf, oceanicf
Locomotion: facultatively mobilef
Life habit: infaunalf
Diet: deposit feederf
Diet 2: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2007-07-27 04:12:34
Modified: 2009-08-18 20:13:18
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Angulata to the top of the Semicostatum or 201.30000 to 189.60000 Ma

Collections (2 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Angulata201.3 - 196.5China (Guangdong) Nuculana dewalquei (150406)
Bucklandi - Semicostatum196.5 - 189.6China (Guangdong) Nuculana dewalquei (150399)