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Palaeosolen

Bivalvia - Solenida - Orthonotidae

Taxonomy
Palaeosolen was named by Hall (1845) [Genus was named by Hall 1885, in Soot-Ryen (1966)]. Its type is Orthonota siliquoidea.

It was assigned to Orthonotidae by Vokes (1980) and Morris et al. (1991); and to Mytiloida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Palaeosolen Hall
1980Palaeosolen Vokes p. 202
1991Palaeosolen Morris et al. p. 92
2002Palaeosolen Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
SolenataDall 1889
orderSolenidaDall 1889
superfamilyOrthonotoideaMiller 1877
familyOrthonotidaeMiller 1877
genusPalaeosolen

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