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Senilia

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Taxonomy
Senilia was named by Gray (1840) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 1112]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Arca (Senilia) by Barrios (1960).

It was assigned to Arca by Barrios (1960); to Anadarinae by Vokes (1980); and to Arcoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Senilia Gray
1960Arca (Senilia) Barrios p. 229
1980Senilia Vokes p. 15
2002Senilia 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)
familyArcidaeLamarck 1809
subfamilyAnadarinaeReinhart 1935
genusSeniliaGray 1840

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