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Ctenodontella

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Malletiidae

Taxonomy
Ctenodontella was named by Khalfin (1940) [Sepkoski's age data: D l].

It was assigned to Malletiidae by Vokes (1980); and to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Ctenodontella Khalfin p. 262
1980Ctenodontella Vokes p. 3
2002Ctenodontella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyMalletiidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusCtenodontellaKhalfin 1940

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