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Nucula (Nucula) tenuisculpta

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculidae

Taxonomy
Nucula tenuisculpta was named by Gabb (1873) [DISTRIBUTION: Late Miocene; Caribbean.]. Its type specimen is ANSP 2656, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Nucula tenuisculpta Gabb p. 255
1917Nucula tenuisculpta Maury p. 325
1922Nucula tenuisculpta Olsson p. 172
1973Nucula (Nucula) tenuisculpta 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
speciestenuisculpta(Gabb 1873)

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