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Nucula (Leionucula)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculidae

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Leionucula Quenstedt
1951Leionucula Eames p. 319
1976Nucula (Leionucula) Moore p. 42
1978Nucula (Leionucula) Malumian et al. p. 270
1980Leionucula Vokes p. 2
1983Nucula (Leionucula) Bernard
1983Nucula (Leionucula) Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 87
1986Nucula (Leionucula) Covacevich and Frassinetti
1992Nucula (Leionucula) Stilwell and Zinsmeister p. 47
1995Nucula (Leionucula) Chiesa et al. p. 32
1997Nucula (Leionucula) Frassinetti p. 58
1998Leionucula Lamprell and Healy p. 34
1999Nucula (Leionucula) Frassinetti and Covacevich p. 15
2001Leionucula Todd
2002Leionucula Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Leionucula Spencer et al.
2004Nucula (Leionucula) Stilwell et al. p. 16

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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
subgenusLeionucula(Quenstedt 1930)

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.

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