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Nuculana chapmani

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Synonyms
  • Leda apiculata was named by Tate (1886) [TYPE LOCALITY: Turritella clays, Blanche Pt, Aldinga, South Australia].

    It was replaced with Nuculana chapmani by Finlay (1924).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Leda apiculata Tate p. 131 figs. pl. 9, figs. 4 a-b
1924Nuculana chapmani Finlay
1970Nuculana chapmani Darragh p. 131

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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
genusNuculanaLink 1807
specieschapmaniFinlay 1924

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