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Family: Nuculidae (See list of species below)

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99 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Acila balabacensis
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Acila castrensis
[divaricate nutclam]
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Acila divaricata
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Acila minutoides
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Acila mirabilis
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Adrana gloriosa
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Adrana ludmillae
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Adrana patagonica
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Adrana scaphoides
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Adrana tellinoides
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Austronucula galatheae
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Austronucula perminima
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Austronucula schencki
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Bathyspinula tasmanica
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Brevinucula subtriangularis
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Brevinucula verrilli
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Brevinucula verrillii
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Condylonucula maya
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Cyclochlamys plectofilum
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Ennucula aegeensis
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Ennucula corticata
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Ennucula cumingii
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Ennucula cyrenoides
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Ennucula dalmasi
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Ennucula decipiens
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Ennucula elongata
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Ennucula eltanini
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Ennucula georgiana
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Ennucula grayi
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Ennucula linki
[link nutclam]
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Ennucula niponica
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Ennucula perforata
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Ennucula puelcha
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Ennucula similis
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Ennucula strangeiformis
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Ennucula tenuis
[smooth nutclam]
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Leionucula strangei
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Linucula recens
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Nucula aegeensis
[Aegean nutclam]
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Nucula atacellana
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Nucula austrobenthalis
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Nucula bengalensis
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Nucula calcicola
[reef nutclam]
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Nucula callicredemna
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Nucula carlottensis
[Charlotte nutclam]
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Nucula certisinus
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Nucula consentanea
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Nucula convexa
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Nucula corbuloides
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Nucula crenulata
[crenulate nutclam]
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Nucula culebrensis
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Nucula cumingii
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Nucula delphinodonta
[dolphintooth nutclam]
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Nucula donaciformis
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Nucula dorsocrenata
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Nucula dunedinensis
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Nucula exigua
[iridescent nutclam]


Nucula falklandica
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Nucula fernandensis
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Nucula fernandinae
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Nucula gemmulata
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Nucula groenlandica
[Greenland nutclam]
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Nucula hanleyi
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Nucula hartvigiana
[nut shell]
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Nucula hawaiensis
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Nucula inconspicua
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Nucula izushotoensis
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Nucula kawamurai
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Nucula limosa
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Nucula marshalli
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Nucula nitidosa
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Nucula nitidula
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Nucula nitidulaformis
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Nucula nucleus
[common nut clam]
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Nucula pachydonta
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Nucula padula
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Nucula paulula
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Nucula pisum
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Nucula proxima
[Atlantic nutclam]
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Nucula pseudoexigua
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Nucula rossiana
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Nucula subovata
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Nucula sulcata
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Nucula tenuis
[thin nucule]
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Nucula tokyoensis
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Nucula trigonica
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Nucula tumidula
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Nucula turgida
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Nucula venezuelana
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Nucula zophos
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Nuculoidea pernambucensis
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Nuculoma aegeensis
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Nuculoma corbuloides
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Pronucula bollonsi
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Pronucula kermadecensis
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Pronucula maoria
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Pronucula mesembrina
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Pronucula tenuis
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Varinucula gallinacea
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99 Species of Family Nuculidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Acila balabacensis Western Pacific.
Acila castrensis divaricate nutclam Northern and Central Paci 1.5 TL
Acila divaricata Northwest Pacific.
Acila minutoides Northwest Pacific
Acila mirabilis Northwest Pacific.
Adrana gloriosa Western Central Atlantic 6.14 NG
Adrana ludmillae Western Central Atlantic
Adrana patagonica Western Central Atlantic 2.8 NG
Adrana scaphoides Western Central Atlantic 3.25 NG
Adrana tellinoides Western Atlantic
Austronucula galatheae Southwest Pacific
Austronucula perminima Mediterranean Sea.
Austronucula schencki Southwest Pacific
Bathyspinula tasmanica Southwest Pacific
Brevinucula subtriangularis Western Atlantic. 0.5 DL
Brevinucula verrilli Western Atlantic.
Brevinucula verrillii Atlantic Ocean. 0.5 DL
Condylonucula maya Western Atlantic. 0.054 DL
Cyclochlamys plectofilum Western Indian Ocean 0.142 TL
Ennucula aegeensis Western Central Atlantic
Ennucula corticata Atlantic Ocean. 0.38 DL
Ennucula cumingii Western Central Pacific
Ennucula cyrenoides Northwest Pacific
Ennucula dalmasi Western Atlantic. 0.6 DL
Ennucula decipiens Mediterranean Sea.
Ennucula elongata Western Atlantic. 0.201 DL
Ennucula eltanini Western Atlantic and East 0.41 DL
Ennucula georgiana Antarctica.
Ennucula grayi Western Atlantic and East
Ennucula linki link nutclam Eastern Pacific.
Ennucula niponica Northwest Pacific
Ennucula perforata Western Atlantic. 0.9 DL
Ennucula puelcha Southeast Pacific and Sou 1.2 DL
Ennucula similis Western Atlantic. 0.303 DL
Ennucula strangeiformis Southwest Pacific
Ennucula tenuis smooth nutclam Arctic, Atlantic, the Med 1 DL
Leionucula strangei Southwest Pacific
Linucula recens Southwest Pacific
Nucula aegeensis Aegean nutclam Atlantic Ocean, Eastern C
Nucula atacellana Atlantic Ocean. 0.65 DL
Nucula austrobenthalis Antarctica. 1.7 DL
Nucula bengalensis Western Pacific.
Nucula calcicola reef nutclam Atlantic Ocean. 0.19 NG
Nucula callicredemna Western Atlantic. 1.89 DL
Nucula carlottensis Charlotte nutclam Eastern Pacific and North
Nucula certisinus Southwest Pacific
Nucula consentanea Western Indian Ocean
Nucula convexa Western Pacific.
Nucula corbuloides Mediterranean Sea
Nucula crenulata crenulate nutclam Atlantic Ocean. 0.6 DL
Nucula culebrensis Western Atlantic. 0.6 DL
Nucula cumingii Western Pacific
Nucula delphinodonta dolphintooth nutclam Atlantic Ocean 0.33 DL
Nucula donaciformis Northwest Pacific
Nucula dorsocrenata Northwest Atlantic
Nucula dunedinensis Southwest Pacific
Nucula exigua iridescent nutclam Eastern Pacific and Atlan
Nucula falklandica Southeast Pacific, Southw 0.5 DL
Nucula fernandensis Southeast Pacific
Nucula fernandinae Western Atlantic. 0.4 DL
Nucula gemmulata Northwest Pacific
Nucula groenlandica Greenland nutclam Atlantic Ocean.
Nucula hanleyi Northeast Atlantic and Me
Nucula hartvigiana nut shell Southwest Pacific
Nucula hawaiensis Southeast Pacific 0.03 TL
Nucula inconspicua Western Indian Ocean
Nucula izushotoensis Northwest Pacific
Nucula kawamurai Northwest Pacific.
Nucula limosa Western Atlantic. 2.9 DL
Nucula marshalli Western Atlantic.
Nucula nitidosa Northeast Atlantic and th
Nucula nitidula Southwest Pacific
Nucula nitidulaformis Southwest Pacific
Nucula nucleus common nut clam Northeast Atlantic, Black
Nucula pachydonta Western Pacific.
Nucula padula Western Central Pacific
Nucula paulula Northwest Pacific
Nucula pisum Southwest Atlantic and So 0.5 DL
Nucula proxima Atlantic nutclam Atlantic Ocean and Easter 1 DL
Nucula pseudoexigua Eastern Pacific. 0.51 DL
Nucula rossiana Southwest Pacific
Nucula subovata Northeast Atlantic
Nucula sulcata Northeast Atlantic and th
Nucula tenuis thin nucule Northeast Atlantic, Medit
Nucula tokyoensis Western Pacific.
Nucula trigonica Western Central Pacific
Nucula tumidula Mediterranean Sea.
Nucula turgida Northeast Atlantic, Medit
Nucula venezuelana Western Atlantic. 0.35 DL
Nucula zophos Arctic
Nuculoidea pernambucensis Western Atlantic. 0.57 DL
Nuculoma aegeensis Mediterranean and Black S
Nuculoma corbuloides Mediterranean Sea.
Pronucula bollonsi Southwest Pacific
Pronucula kermadecensis Southwest Pacific
Pronucula maoria Southwest Pacific
Pronucula mesembrina Western Atlantic and West
Pronucula tenuis Southwest Pacific
Varinucula gallinacea Southwest Pacific



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