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Mytilaster

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

Taxonomy
Mytilaster is a genus. It is extant.

It was assigned to Mytiloida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Mytilidae by Schneider et al. (2005).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Mytilaster Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Mytilaster Schneider et al. p. 114

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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
genusMytilaster

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