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Solemya (Solemyarina)

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Solemyidae

Taxonomy
Solemya (Solemyarina) was named by Iredale (1931) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-u R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Solemyarina by Vokes (1980) and Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Solemyidae by Vokes (1980); to Solemyoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Solemya by Iredale (1931), Kamenev (2009) and Huber (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1931Solemya (Solemyarina) Iredale
1980Solemyarina Vokes p. 8
2002Solemyarina Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Solemya (Solemyarina) Kamenev p. 243
2010Solemya (Solemyarina) Huber p. 91

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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
familySolemyidaeAdams and Adams 1857
genusSolemyaChildren 1823
subgenusSolemyarinaIredale 1931

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