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Yoldia mosesi

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Yoldiidae

Taxonomy
Yoldia mosesi was named by Palmer (1923) [DISTRIBUTION: Middle Eocene; California.]. Its type specimen is UCCIP 30704, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is UCMP 3573 - NW of Vacaville, which is in a Ypresian offshore shale in California.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Yoldia mosesi Palmer p. 301 figs. pl. 55, fig. 2
1923Yoldia mosesi Wagner and Schilling p. 301 figs. pl. 55, fig. 2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyYoldiidaeHabe 1977
genusYoldiaMöller 1842
speciesmosesi

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