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Leiopectinoidea

Bivalvia - Pectinida

Taxonomy
Leiopectinoidea was named by Krasilova (1959).

It was assigned to Mytiloida by Nevesskaja (2009); and to Pectinida by Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Leiopectinoidea Krasilova
2009Leiopectinoidea Nevesskaja
2011Leiopectinoidea Carter et al. p. 9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
superfamilyLeiopectinoideaKrasilova 1959
superfamilyLeiopectinoideaKrasilova 1959

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