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Adula (datemussel)

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

Taxonomy
Adula was named by Adams and Adams (1857) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 1112]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Mytilidae by Vokes (1980); and to Mytiloida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Adula Adams and Adams p. 57
1980Adula Vokes p. 22
2002Adula Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
MytilomorphiFerussac 1822
orderMytilida(Rafinesque 1815)
superfamilyMytiloideaRafinesque 1815
familyMytilidaeRafinesque 1815
genusAdulaAdams and Adams 1857

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