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Saccella fontinalis

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Leda fontinalis was named by Pritchard (1901) [DISTRIBUTION: Cenozoic; Southern Australia.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Saccella fontinalis by Darragh (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Leda fontinalis Pritchard p. 28 figs. pl. 3, fig. 3, 3a
1970Saccella fontinalis Darragh p. 137

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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
genusSaccellaWoodring 1925
speciesfontinalis()

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