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Trichites

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Pinnidae

Taxonomy
Trichites was named by Lhuyd (1760) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori K l Sepkoski's reference number: 94]. Its type is Trichites plotii.

It was assigned to Mytiloida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pinnidae by Vokes (1980) and Alencáster et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1760Trichites Lhuyd p. 651
1980Trichites Vokes p. 30
2002Trichites Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Trichites Alencáster et al. p. 651

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderOstreida(Fërussac 1822)
suborderMalleidinaGray 1854
superfamilyPinnoideaLeach 1819
familyPinnidaeLeach 1819
genusTrichitesLhuyd 1760

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