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Nuculana (Scaeoleda)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

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

It was reranked as Nuculana (Scaeoleda) by Hendy (2007).

It was assigned to Nuculanidae by Vokes (1980); to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Nuculana by Hendy (2007).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Scaeoleda Iredale
1980Scaeoleda Vokes p. 7
2002Scaeoleda Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Nuculana (Scaeoleda) Hendy

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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
genusNuculanaLink 1807
subgenusScaeoleda(Iredale 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