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Bivalvia - Arcida - Limopsidae

Limopsis was named by Sassi (1827) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-m R Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Axinaea (Limopsis) by Gabb (1864).

It was assigned to Axinaea by Gabb (1864); to Arcidae by Oostingh (1935); to Arcoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Limopsidae by Packard (1922), Marasti (1973), Maxwell (1978), Vokes (1980), Dockery (1982), Moore (1984), Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska (1984), Maxwell (1992), Lamprell and Healy (1998), Frassinetti and Covacevich (1999), Wienrich (1999), Todd (2001), Beu (2006), Anelli et al. (2006), Bouchet et al. (2010) and Beu et al. (2012).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1827Limopsis Sassi p. 476
1839Trigonocoelia Nyst and Galeotti p. 289
1843Pectunculina d'Orbigny p. 182
1850Lunopsis d'Orbigny p. 243
1864Axinaea (Limopsis) Gabb p. 197
1868Cnisma Mayer p. 27
1882Trigonocoelia Cossmann
1889Felicia Rochebrune and Mabille
1898Cosmetopsis Rovereto p. 162
1908Empleconia Dall p. 393
1922Limopsis Packard p. 420
1929Loringella Iredale p. 160
1929Phrynelima Iredale p. 160
1931Versipella Iredale p. 203
1931Senectidens Iredale p. 204
1935Limopsis Oostingh p. 141
1937Limopsis (Limopsista) Finlay and Marwick p. 24
1939Oblimopa Iredale p. 242
1939Circlimopa Iredale p. 243
1943Cyrenolimopsis Habe p. 207
1951Nipponolimopsis Habe
1971Crenulilimopsis Kuroda and Habe p. 536
1973Limopsis Marasti p. 100
1973Limopsis (Pectunculina) Marasti p. 100
1978Limopsis Maxwell p. 15
1980Limopsis Vokes p. 19
1980Felicia Vokes p. 20
1980Pectunculina Vokes p. 20
1980Crenulilimopsis Vokes p. 223
1982Limopsis Dockery p. 36
1984Limopsis Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska p. 93
1984Limopsis (Pectunculina) Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska p. 93
1984Limopsis Moore p. 25
1992Limopsis Maxwell p. 62
1992Pectunculina Maxwell p. 62
1994Limopsis (Pectunculina) Skwarko p. e8
1998Limopsis Lamprell and Healy p. 66
1999Limopsis Frassinetti and Covacevich p. 20
1999Limopsis Wienrich p. 213
2000Empleconia Coan et al. pp. 145, 147
2000Nipponolimopsis Coan et al. pp. 145, 148
2001Limopsis Todd
2001Pectunculina Todd
2002Limopsis (Pectunculina) Mandic et al. p. 300
2002Crenulilimopsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Empleconia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Limopsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Nipponolimopsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Pectunculina Spencer et al.
2006Limopsis Anelli et al. p. 124
2006Limopsis Beu p. 176
2010Limopsis Bouchet et al.
2012Limopsis Beu et al. p. 24

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EubilateriaAx 1987
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
ArcioniGray 1854
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLimopsoideaDall 1895
familyLimopsidaeDall 1895
genusLimopsisSassi 1827

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.

No diagnoses are available