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Matheria

Bivalvia - Cyrtodontida - Cyrtodontidae

Taxonomy
Matheria was named by Billings (1858) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-m S Wenl].

It was assigned to Cyrtodontidae by Cox et al. (1969); and to Mytiloida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Matheria Billings
1969Matheria Cox et al. p. 249
2002Matheria 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
orderCyrtodontidaScarlato and Starobogatov 1971
CyrtodontidinaScarlato and Starobogatov 1971
superfamilyCyrtodontoidea(Ulrich 1894)
familyCyrtodontidae
genusMatheriaBillings 1858

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