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Nuculites planulatus

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Malletiidae

Taxonomy
Nuculites planulatus was named by Conrad (1841).

It was recombined as Cleidophorus planulatus by Hall (1847); it was recombined as Nuculites (Cleidophorus) planulatus by Pojeta (1971).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Nuculites planulatus Conrad
1847Cleidophorus planulatus Hall p. 300 figs. pl. 82, figs. 9a-e
1881Nuculites planulatus Barrande pp. 418 - 429 fig. 6A–I
1971Nuculites (Cleidophorus) planulatus Pojeta figs. pl. 6, figs. 1, 2
1975Nuculites planulatus Toni p. 139 figs. 2D-E

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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
familyMalletiidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusNuculites
speciesplanulatus

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