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Propeleda

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Propeleda was named by Iredale (1924) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-m R Sepkoski's reference number: 530]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Nuculana (Propeleda) by Frassinetti (1997).

It was assigned to Nuculana by Frassinetti (1997); to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Nuculanidae by Vokes (1980), Todd (2001) and Mikkelsen (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Propeleda Iredale
1980Propeleda Vokes p. 7
1997Nuculana (Propeleda) Frassinetti p. 62
2001Propeleda Todd
2002Propeleda Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Propeleda Mikkelsen

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusPropeledaIredale 1924

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