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Saturnidae (disused)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Saturnidae

Taxonomy
Saturnidae was named by Allen and Hannach (1986). It is extant.

It was assigned to Nuculanoidea by Nevesskaja (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Saturnidae Allen and Hannach
2009Saturnidae Nevesskaja

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familySaturnidaeAllen and Hannach 1986
familySaturnidaeAllen and Hannach 1986

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