Nuculana sp. A


General: Benthic, infaunal.

Size: to 16 mm.

General: Smooth sculpture, broad truncated rostrum (not recurved). Dull olive periostracum; not dehiscent. Deep, wide lunule with keel. Deep, wide escutcheon.

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Consulting taxonomist: Linda Kuhnz (MBARI), Paul Valentich Scott (Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History), Kelvin Barwick (Orange County Sanitation District).


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Citation: Nuculana sp. A Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-27.
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