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Arcavicula

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Pteriidae

Taxonomy
Arcavicula was named by Cox (1964) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Ladi-u Tr Carn Sepkoski's reference number: 94,1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Pteriidae by Vokes (1980); and to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Arcavicula Cox
1980Arcavicula Vokes p. 36
2002Arcavicula Sepkoski, Jr.

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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(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderMalleidinaGray 1854
superfamilyPterioideaGray 1847
familyPteriidaeGray 1847
genusArcaviculaCox 1964

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