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Runnegaria cuneata

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Modiolopsidae

Taxonomy
Runnegaria cuneata was named by Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson (1977). Its type specimen is UQ F 67212, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Locality 15. UQL 2871. 5.2 kilometers by road west of escarpment of Toko Range on road west from Glenormiston Homestead, which is in a Darriwilian carbonate limestone/sandstone in the Carlo Sandstone Formation of Australia. It is the type species of Runnegaria.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Runnegaria cuneata Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson p. 27 figs. pl. 23 f. 1-9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
MytilomorphiFerussac 1822
orderMytilida(Rafinesque 1815)
superfamilyModiolopsoideaFischer 1886
familyModiolopsidae
genusRunnegaria
speciescuneata

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