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Cleidophorus planulata

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Malletiidae

Taxonomy
Nuculites planulata was named by Conrad (1841). It is not a trace fossil. It is the type species of Cleidophorus.

It was recombined as Cleidophorus planulata by Hall (1847).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Nuculites planulata Conrad
1847Cleidophorus planulata Hall p. 300

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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
genusCleidophorus
speciesplanulata(Conrad 1841)

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