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Mya (Arenomya) nucleoides

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Myidae

Taxonomy
Panopea nucleoides was named by Wilckens (1911) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; Seymour Island, Antarctica.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Panopea (Panopea) nucleoides by Pugaczewska (1984); it was recombined as Mya (Arenomya) nucleoides by Stilwell and Zinsmeister (1992).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Panopea nucleoides Wilckens p. 20 figs. pl. 1, fig. 21
1984Panopea (Panopea) nucleoides Pugaczewska p. 56
1992Mya (Arenomya) nucleoides Stilwell and Zinsmeister p. 84

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderPholadiformiiGray 1854
orderPholadidaGray 1854
superfamilyMyoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyMyidaeLamarck 1809
genusMyaLinnaeus 1758
subgenusArenomya(Winkworth 1930)
speciesnucleoides(Wilckens 1911)

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