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Mya (Arenomya) arenaria

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Myidae

Taxonomy
Mya arenaria was named by Linnaeus (1758) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Pliocene-Recent; Arctic Ocean-Florida.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Mya (Arenomya) arenaria by Abbott (1974) and Kafanov et al. (2001).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Mya arenaria Linnaeus p. 670
1857Mya japonica Jay p. 292
1940Mya arenaria Hatai p. 162
1943Mya arenaria Gardner p. 138
1974Mya (Arenomya) arenaria Abbott p. 536
2001Mya (Arenomya) arenaria Kafanov et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderPholadiformiiGray 1854
orderPholadidaGray 1854
superfamilyMyoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyMyidaeLamarck 1809
genusMyaLinnaeus 1758
subgenusArenomya(Winkworth 1930)
speciesarenaria(Linnaeus 1758)

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