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Protonoetia nigeriensis

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Taxonomy
Anadara nigeriensis was named by Newton (1922). It is the type species of Protonoetia.

It was recombined as Protonoetia nigeriensis by MacNeil (1938).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Anadara nigeriensis Newton p. 70 figs. 8: 4-7
1938Protonoetia nigeriensis MacNeil p. 26

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
ArcioniGray 1854
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyArcoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyArcidaeLamarck 1809
subfamilyNoetiinaeStewart 1930
genusProtonoetiaMacNeil 1938
speciesnigeriensis()

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