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Sthenodonta eastii

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nucularcidae

Taxonomy
Isoarca eastii was named by Tate (1896). Its type specimen is SAM T 1274a, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Sthenodonta.

It was recombined as Sthenodonta eastii by Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson (1977).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Isoarca eastii Tate p. 106 figs. pl. 2 f. 1-8
1896Isoarca eastii modiolaeformis Tate p. 106 figs. pl. 2 f. 12b
1977Sthenodonta eastii Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson p. 17 figs. pl. 12 f. 1-10; pl. 13 f. 1-8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderNuculida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyNuculoidea(Gray 1824)
familyNucularcidae
genusSthenodonta
specieseastii()

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