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Scaeoleda acinaciformis

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Leda acinaciformis was named by Tate (1886) [TYPE LOCALITY: Upper beds, Muddy Creek, Australia (Miocene)]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Scaeoleda acinaciformis by Darragh (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Leda acinaciformis Tate p. 130 figs. pl. 5, figs. 6 a-b
1970Scaeoleda acinaciformis Darragh p. 129

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusScaeoledaLink 1807
speciesacinaciformis()

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available