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Nucleata

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Nucleatidae

Taxonomy
Nucleata was named by Quenstedt (1868) [Sepkoski's age data: J Kimm K Albi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1,538,776]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Nucleatidae.

It was assigned to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Nucleatidae by Williams et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Nucleata Quenstedt
2002Nucleata Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Nucleata Williams et al. p. 2142

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratulidina
superfamilyDyscolioideaFischer and Oehlert 1891
familyNucleatidaeSchuchert 1929
genusNucleataQuenstedt 1868

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