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Sheldonella

Bivalvia - Arcida - Arcidae

Taxonomy
Sheldonella was named by Maury (1917) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 1112]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Noetiinae by Vokes (1980); to Noetiidae by Lamprell and Healy (1998) and Todd (2001); and to Arcoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Sheldonella Maury
1980Sheldonella Vokes p. 18
1998Sheldonella Lamprell and Healy p. 62
2001Sheldonella Todd
2002Sheldonella 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
subfamilyNoetiinaeStewart 1930
genusSheldonellaMaury 1917

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