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Limarca

Bivalvia - Arcida - Philobryidae

Taxonomy
Limarca was named by Tate (1886) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u T Ol-l Sepkoski's reference number: 530]. Its type is Limarca angustifrons.

It was assigned to Philobryidae by Vokes (1980); and to Arcoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Limarca Tate p. 135
1980Limarca Vokes p. 220
2002Limarca 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)
superfamilyPhilobryoideaBernard 1897
familyPhilobryidaeBernard 1897
genusLimarcaTate 1886

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