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Alococoncha

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Ctenodontidae

Taxonomy
Alococoncha was named by Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson (1977) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llvi , O Llde Sepkoski's reference number: 1046]. Its type is Isoarca crassatellaeformis.

It was assigned to Ctenodontidae by Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson (1977); and to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Alococoncha Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson p. 10
2002Aloconcha Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderSolemyidaNewell 1965
superfamilySolemyoideaAdams and Adams 1857
familyCtenodontidaeDall 1889
genusAlococoncha

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