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Ctenodonta longa

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Ctenodontidae

Taxonomy
Tellinomya longa was named by Ulrich (1894) [DISTRIBUTION: Silurian; North America.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Ctenodonta longa by Ulrich (1894).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Tellinomya longa Ulrich p. 103 figs. pl. 7, figs. 17-18
1894Ctenodonta longa Ulrich p. 560

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderSolemyidaNewell 1965
superfamilySolemyoideaAdams and Adams 1857
familyCtenodontidaeDall 1889
genusCtenodontaSalter 1852
specieslonga(Ulrich 1894)

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