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Semele proficua

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Semelidae

Taxonomy
Tellina proficua was named by Pulteney (1799) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant. It is the type species of Semele.

It was recombined as Semele proficua by DuBar (1971) and Woodring (1982).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1798Tellina reticulata Spengler
1799Tellina proficua Pulteney
1971Semele proficua DuBar
1982Semele proficua Woodring p. 675

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
CardioideiFerussac 1822
superfamilyTellinoidea(Blainville 1814)
familySemelidaeStoliczka 1870
genusSemeleSchumacher 1817
speciesproficua(Pulteney 1799)

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