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Palaeoneilo fecunda

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Malletiidae

Taxonomy
Nucula (Tellinomya) fecunda was named by Hall (1862) [DISTRIBUTION: Silurian; North America.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Ctenodonta fecunda by Ulrich (1894); it was recombined as Palaeoneilo fecunda by Harrison and Harrison (1975).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Nucula (Tellinomya) fecunda Hall p. 55
1894Ctenodonta fecunda Ulrich p. 595
1975Palaeoneilo fecunda Harrison and Harrison p. 213

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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
familyMalletiidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusPalaeoneilo
speciesfecunda(Hall 1862)

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