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Claraia

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pterinopectinidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Claraia Bittner
1935Pseudomonotis (Claraia) Spath
1980Claraia Vokes p. 47
1980Pseudoclaraia Zhang
1995Claraia Newell and Boyd p. 25
1996Claraia (Pseudoclaraia) Nakazawa
2000Pseudoclaraia Waterhouse p. 178
2002Claraia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Peribositra Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderAnomiidinaGray 1854
AviculopectinoideiStarobogatov 1992
superfamilyPterinopectinoideaNewell 1938
familyPterinopectinidaeNewell 1938
genusClaraiaBittner 1901

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