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Megacucullaea

Bivalvia - Arcida - Cucullaeidae

Taxonomy
Megacucullaea was named by Rennie (1936) [Sepkoski's age data: J Tith K Nc].

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Megacucullaea Rennie p. 305
1980Megacucullaea Vokes pp. 16, 17
2002Megacucullaea 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)
familyCucullaeidaeStewart 1930
genusMegacucullaeaRennie 1936

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