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Nuculodonta

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Praenuculidae

Taxonomy
Nuculodonta was named by Liljedahl (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u S Wenl-u Sepkoski's reference number: ZR83,1117]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Praenuculidae by Liljedahl (1994); and to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Nuculodonta Liljedahl p. 33
1994Nuculodonta Liljedahl p. 29
2002Nuculodonta Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderNuculida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyNuculoidea(Gray 1824)
familyPraenuculidaeMcAlester 1968
genusNuculodonta

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