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Palaeoconcha

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Praenuculidae

Taxonomy
Palaeoconcha was named by Miller (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-u S Ldov-u].

It was assigned to Praenuculidae by Cox et al. (1969), Harrison and Harrison (1975), Hayami and Kase (1977) and Vokes (1980); and to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Palaeoconcha Miller p. 498
1969Palaeoconcha Cox et al. p. N229
1975Palaeoconcha Harrison and Harrison p. 210
1977Palaeoconcha Hayami and Kase
1980Palaeoconcha Vokes p. 1
2002Palaeoconcha 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
genusPalaeoconchaMiller 1889

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