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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula Hedley, 1902 
AphiaID: 607413

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtobranchia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula decorosa Hedley, 1902 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculidae Gray, 1824
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula (Pronucula) Hedley, 1902
Sources  status source Marshall B.A. & Spencer H.G. (2013) Comments on some taxonomic changes affecting marine Bivalvia of the New Zealand region recently introduced in Huber's Compendium of bivalves, with some additional taxonomic changes. Molluscan Research 33(1): 40-49., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2012.754147 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula benguelana A. H. Clarke, 1961
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula bollonsi Powell, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula covra (Bergmans, 1978)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula decorosa Hedley, 1902
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula distincta (Turton, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula kermadecensis W. R. B. Oliver, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula maoria Powell, 1937
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula notobenthalis (Thiele, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula surinamensis (van Regteren Altena, 1968)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula tenuis Powell, 1927

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula australiensis Thiele, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustronucula australiensis (Thiele, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula cancellata Cotton, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula mayi (Iredale, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula concentrica Cotton, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula pusilla Angas, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula decorosa sensu May, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula mayi (Iredale, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula flindersi Cotton, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnnucula dilecta (E. A. Smith, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula insignis Hayami & Kase, 1993 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula insignis (Hayami & Kase, 1993)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula mayi Iredale, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula mayi (Iredale, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula mesembrina Hedley, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula mesembrina (Hedley, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula saltator Iredale, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula saltator (Iredale, 1939)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula vincentiana Cotton & Godfrey, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula vincentiana (Cotton & Godfrey, 1938)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronucula voorwindei Bergmans, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNucula torresi E. A. Smith, 1885
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Huber (2015) treated Pronucula as a subgenus of Nucula, rather than following Marshall & Spencer (2013) in assigning it generic rank. However, he admitted to the absence of solid data to support either of these conflicting views. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:607413
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Date   action   by
2012-08-14 17:52:52Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
2013-03-13 21:39:32Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2015). Pronucula. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=607413 on 2016-02-08
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