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Dacryomya tarua

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Dacryomya tarua was named by Skwarko (1973). Its type specimen is CPC 7749, a valve (right valve), and it is a mold. Its type locality is Ab45, Yuat River, which is in a Carnian marine shale in the Yuat Formation of Papua New Guinea.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Dacryomya tarua Skwarko p. 34 figs. Pl 13, figs 1-10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusDacryomyaAgassiz 1840
speciestarua

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available