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Australoportlandia

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Australoportlandia was named by Zinsmeister (1984) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u]. Its type is Australoportlandia antarctica.

It was assigned to Nuculanidae by Zinsmeister (1984) and Stilwell and Zinsmeister (1992); and to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Australoportlandia Zinsmeister p. 1504
1992Australoportlandia Stilwell and Zinsmeister p. 50
2002Australoportlandia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusAustraloportlandia

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