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Cardiolaria

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Cardiolariidae

Taxonomy
Cardiolaria was named by Munier-Chalmas (1876) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-u S Ludl Sepkoski's reference number: 948,1046].

It was assigned to Praenuculidae by Cox et al. (1969) and Vokes (1980); to Cardiolariidae by Cope (1997); and to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Cardiolaria Munier-Chalmas p. 107
1918Honeymania McLearn p. 138
1969Cardiolaria Cox et al. p. N229
1980Cardiolaria Vokes p. 1
1980Honeymania Vokes p. 1
1997Cardiolaria Cope p. 736
2002Cardiolaria Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderNuculida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyNuculoidea(Gray 1824)
familyCardiolariidae
genusCardiolariaMunier-Chalmas 1876

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