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Saikraconcha tunisiensis

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Saikraconchidae

Taxonomy
Saikraconcha tunisiensis was named by Yancey and Boyd (1983). Its type specimen is USNM 258957 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Souinia LTS1, Djebel Tebaga, which is in a Capitanian open shallow subtidal limestone in Tunisia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Saikraconcha tunisiensis Yancey and Boyd p. 515 figs. Pl 64, figs 7-11; text-fig 3,5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
MyalinataPaul 1939
orderMyalinidaPaul 1939
superfamilyAlatoconchoideaTermier et al. 1974
familySaikraconchidae()
genusSaikraconcha
speciestunisiensis

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