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Ennucula delphinodonta (Dolphin-toothed Nut Clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculidae

Taxonomy
Nucula (Nucula) delphinodonta was named by Mighels and Adams (1842) [DISTRIBUTION: North Atlantic, east Canada to North Carolina, Florida Keys.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Nucula delphinodonta by Mighels and Adams (1842) and Mikkelsen and Bieler (2008); it was recombined as Ennucula delphinodonta by Huber (2010).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Nucula delphinodonta Mighels and Adams
2008Nucula delphinodonta Mikkelsen and Bieler p. 28
2010Ennucula delphinodonta Huber p. 88

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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)
familyNuculidaeGray 1824
genusEnnuculaIredale 1931
speciesdelphinodonta(Mighels and Adams 1842)

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
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