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Leionucula laevigata

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculidae

Taxonomy
Nucula laevigata was named by Sowerby (1818). It is extant.

It was recombined as Leionucula laevigata by Hendy (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1818Nucula laevigata Sowerby
1850Nucula laevigata Woods p. 81
1953Nucula laevigata Hassan p. 18
2007Leionucula laevigata Hendy

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderNuculida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyNuculoidea(Gray 1824)
familyNuculidaeGray 1824
genusLeionuculaLamarck 1799
specieslaevigata(Sowerby 1818)

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