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Litorhadia washingtonensis

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Leda washingtonensis was named by Weaver (1916) [DISTRIBUTION: Oligocene; Pacific Coast, North America.]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Nuculana washingtonensis by Weaver (1942); it was recombined as Litorhadia washingtonensis by Moore (1976).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Leda washingtonensis Weaver pp. 34-35 figs. pl. 3, figs. 25, 26
1942Nuculana washingtonensis Weaver pp. 38-39
1976Litorhadia washingtonensis Moore p. 43

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusLitorhadia(Stewart 1930)
specieswashingtonensis()

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