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Eontia

Bivalvia - Arcida - Noetiidae

Taxonomy
Eontia was named by MacNeil (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-l R]. It is extant. Its type is Arca ponderosa.

It was reranked as Noetia (Eontia) by Richards (1962) and da Silva Forti (1969).

It was assigned to Noetia by Richards (1962) and da Silva Forti (1969); to Noetiidae by Todd (2001); and to Arcoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Eontia MacNeil
1962Noetia (Eontia) Richards p. 54
1969Noetia (Eontia) da Silva Forti p. 69
2001Eontia Todd
2002Eontia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
ArcioniGray 1854
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyArcoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyNoetiidaeStewart 1930
genusEontiaMacNeil 1937

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