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Lucinisca nassula

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Taxonomy
Lucina nassula was named by Conrad (1846) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; North Carolina-Caribbean.]. It is extant. It is the type species of Lucinisca.

It was recombined as Phacoides nassula by Richards (1962); it was recombined as Lucinisca nassula by Dall (1901) and Woodring (1982).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
  • Lucina lintea was named by Conrad (1846) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; North Carolina-Caribbean.]. It is extant.

    It was recombined as Phacoides (Parvilucina) lintea by Woodring et al. (1924); it was synonymized subjectively with Lucinisca nassula by Hendy et al. (2008).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Lucina lintea Conrad
1846Lucina nassula Conrad
1901Lucinisca nassula Dall
1924Phacoides (Parvilucina) lintea Woodring and et al.
1962Phacoides nassula Richards
1982Lucinisca nassula Woodring p. 617

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLucinoideaFleming 1828
familyLucinidaeFleming 1828
subfamilyLucininaeFleming 1828
genusLuciniscaDall 1901
speciesnassula(Conrad 1846)

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