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Jupiteria (Surojupiteria) dissensa

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Jupiteria (Surojupiteria) dissensa was named by Stilwell and Zinsmeister (1992) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; Seymour Island, Antarctica.]. Its type specimen is USNM 441589, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is La Meseta Fm Telm 3, which is in a Ypresian delta plain sandstone in the La Meseta Formation of Antarctica. It is the type species of Jupiteria (Surojupiteria).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Jupiteria (Surojupiteria) dissensa Stilwell and Zinsmeister p. 48

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
RankNameAuthor
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
subfamilyNuculaninaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusJupiteriaBellardi 1875
subgenusSurojupiteria
speciesdissensa

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