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Nucula (Lamellinucula)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculidae

Taxonomy
Lamellinucula was named by Schenck (1944) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 914. Subgenus of Nucula [Coan et al. 2000]]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Nucula (Lamellinucula) by Eames (1951), Hertlein and Grant (1972), Zinsmeister (1983), Coan et al. (2000), Todd (2001), Huber (2010) and Coan and Valentich-Scott (2012).

It was assigned to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002); to Nuculidae by Vokes (1980) and Spencer et al. (2004); and to Nucula by Eames (1951), Hertlein and Grant (1972), Zinsmeister (1983), Coan et al. (2000), Todd (2001), Huber (2010) and Coan and Valentich-Scott (2012).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Lamellinucula Schenck
1951Nucula (Lamellinucula) Eames p. 317
1972Nucula (Lamellinucula) Hertlein and Grant p. 146
1980Lamellinucula Vokes p. 2
1983Nucula (Lamellinucula) Zinsmeister p. 1824
2000Nucula (Lamellinucula) Coan et al. p. 74
2001Nucula (Lamellinucula) Todd
2002Lamellinucula Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Lamellinucula Spencer et al.
2010Nucula (Lamellinucula) Huber p. 85
2012Nucula (Lamellinucula) Coan and Valentich-Scott p. 43

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderNuculida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyNuculoidea(Gray 1824)
familyNuculidaeGray 1824
genusNuculaLamarck 1799
subgenusLamellinucula(Schenck 1944)

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