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Yoldia serica

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Yoldiidae

Taxonomy
Nucula serica was named by Conrad (1848) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Oligocene; Gulf Coastal Plain.]. Its type specimen is ANSP 30675, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Leda serica by Conrad (1854); it was recombined as Nuculana serica by Conrad (1865); it was recombined as Yoldia serica by Cooke (1921) and Dockery (1982).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Nucula serica Conrad p. 294
1854Leda serica Conrad p. 29
1865Nuculana serica Conrad p. 13
1921Yoldia serica Cooke p. 84
1982Yoldia serica Dockery p. 28

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyYoldiidaeHabe 1977
genusYoldiaMöller 1842
speciesserica(Conrad 1848)

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