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Saccella parva

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Nucula parva was named by Rogers and Rogers (1837) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; Atlantic Coastal Plain.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Leda parva by Conrad (1854) and Clark (1895); it was recombined as Nuculana parva by Conrad (1865); it was recombined as Saccella parva by Palmer and Brann (1965).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Nucula parva Rogers and Rogers p. 340
1854Leda parva Conrad p. 29
1865Nuculana parva Conrad p. 13
1895Leda parva Clark p. 5
1965Saccella parva Palmer and Brann p. 221

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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
speciesparva(Rogers and Rogers 1837)

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