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Nucula (Nucula) cahuitensis

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculidae

Taxonomy
Nucula cahuitensis was named by Olsson (1922) [DISTRIBUTION: Late Miocene; Caribbean.]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Saury Creek, which is in a Pliocene marine siliciclastic in Costa Rica.

It was recombined as Nucula (Nucula) cahuitensis by Woodring (1973).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Nucula cahuitensis Olsson p. 171 figs. pl. 18, fig. 21-24
1973Nucula (Nucula) cahuitensis Woodring p. 488

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderNuculida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyNuculoidea(Gray 1824)
familyNuculidaeGray 1824
genusNuculaLamarck 1799
subgenusNuculaLamarck 1799
speciescahuitensis()

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