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Palaeonucula subrotundata

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculidae

Taxonomy
Nucula subrotundata was named by Morningstar (1922). It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Nucula (Nuculopsis) subrotundata by Hoare (1961); it was recombined as Palaeonucula subrotundata by Carter (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Nucula subrotundata Morningstar p. 203 figs. pl. 10 f. 14-16
1961Nucula (Nuculopsis) subrotundata Hoare pp. 102-103 figs. pl. 13 f. 9
1990Palaeonucula subrotundata Carter

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderNuculida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyNuculoidea(Gray 1824)
familyNuculidaeGray 1824
genusPalaeonuculaQuenstedt 1930
speciessubrotundata()

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