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Lamylucina

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Taxonomy
Lamylucina was named by von Cosel (2006) [Shells small, up to 20 mm, subcircular to circular, very compressed. Beaks small, almost median or slightly in front of the vertical midline. Surface with fine, more or less widely spaced to contiguous commarginal ridges or lamellae, some of them becoming more or less lamellate on the antero- and postero-dorsal margin. Posterior area delimited by a shallow radial depression. Lunule very short and broad, escutcheon very long and narrow. Inner margin smooth. Hinge with one small cardinal tooth in the right valve and two in the left valve, often very weak to almost obsolete. no lateral teeth. Ventral prolongation of the anterior adductor scar rather long but small and narrow.]. It is extant. Its type is Lamylucina gaini.

It was assigned to Lucinidae by von Cosel (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2006Lamylucina von Cosel p. 807

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLucinoideaFleming 1828
familyLucinidaeFleming 1828
genusLamylucina

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