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Saccella semiteres

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Leda semiteres was named by Hutton (1877) [TYPE LOCALITY: McCulloch's Bridge, South Island, New Zealand. TYPE REPOSITORY: Otago Museum, New Zealand].

It was recombined as Nuculana (Saccella) semiteres by Finlay (1926) and Fleming (1950); it was recombined as Nuculana semiteres by Allan (1926); it was recombined as Saccella semiteres by Hutton (1877), Fleming (1966), Beu and Maxwell (1990) and Maxwell (1992).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Leda semiteres Hutton
1877Saccella semiteres Hutton
1915Leda semiteres Suter p. 47
1926Nuculana semiteres Allan
1926Nuculana (Saccella) semiteres Finlay p. 445
1950Nuculana (Saccella) semiteres Fleming p. 240
1966Saccella semiteres Fleming p. 16
1990Saccella semiteres Beu and Maxwell p. 393
1992Saccella semiteres Maxwell p. 56

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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
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusSaccellaWoodring 1925
speciessemiteres(Hutton 1877)

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