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Ledina

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Ledina was named by Dall (1898) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani-l T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 700,899].

It was reranked as Leda (Ledina) by Dall (1898); it was reranked as Jupiteria (Ledina) by Vokes (1939).

It was assigned to Leda by Dall (1898); to Jupiteria by Vokes (1939); to Nuculanidae by Gardner (1945); to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Nuculaninae by Stilwell et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1898Ledina Dall
1898Leda (Ledina) Dall p. 580
1939Jupiteria (Ledina) Vokes
1945Ledina Gardner p. 43
2002Ledina Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Ledina Stilwell et al. pp. 17, 18

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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
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
subfamilyNuculaninaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusLedinaDall 1898

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