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Dosiniopsis fallax

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Cytherea fallax was named by Deshayes (1857) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; western Europe.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Macrocallista fallax by Hassan (1953); it was recombined as Dosiniopsis fallax by Le Renard and Pacaud (1995).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Cytherea fallax Deshayes pp. 473-474 figs. pl. 32, figs. 18-20
1953Macrocallista fallax Hassan p. 22
1995Dosiniopsis fallax Le Renard and Pacaud p. 72

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyCallocardiinae(Dall 1895)
genusDosiniopsisConrad 1864
speciesfallax()

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