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Ennucula puelcha

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculidae

Taxonomy
Nucula puelcha was named by d'Orbigny (1842) [DISTRIBUTION: Holocene-Recent; South Atlantic.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Nucula (Ennucula) puelcha by da Silva Forti (1969); it was recombined as Ennucula puelcha by Clavijo et al. (2005) and Huber (2010).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Nucula puelcha d'Orbigny p. 162
1969Nucula (Ennucula) puelcha da Silva Forti p. 64
2005Ennucula puelcha Clavijo et al. p. 391
2010Ennucula puelcha Huber

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderNuculida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyNuculoidea(Gray 1824)
familyNuculidaeGray 1824
genusEnnuculaIredale 1931
speciespuelcha(d'Orbigny 1842)

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