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Nuculanidae (pointed nut clam)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Ledidae Adams and Adams
1858Nuculanidae Adams and Adams
1904Ledidae Glenn p. 395
1916Ledidae Raymond
1931Ledidae Olsson p. 36
1945Nuculanidae Gardner
1958Nuculanidae DuBar p. 153
1980Nuculanidae Vokes p. 5
1982Nuculanidae Dockery p. 28
1983Veteranellinae Chen et al.
1987Nuculanidae Ward and Blackwelder p. 129
1992Nuculanidae Maxwell p. 56
1992Nuculanidae Stilwell and Zinsmeister p. 48
2000Nuculanidae Coan et al. pp. 82, 83
2001Nuculanidae Todd
2004Nuculanidae Fang and Cope
2004Nuculanidae Spencer et al.
2004Nuculanidae Stilwell et al. p. 17
2006Nuculanidae Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 228
2006Nuculanidae El Qot p. 17
2006Nuculanidae Fang
2008Nuculanidae Mikkelsen and Bieler p. 19
2009Nuculanidae Nevesskaja
2011Nuculanidae Carter et al. p. 6
2012Nuculanidae Coan and Valentich-Scott p. 57

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EubilateriaAx 1987
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858

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.

No diagnoses are available