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Neopycnodonta

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Neopycnodonta Stenzel
1973Neopycnodonta Marasti p. 106
1987Neopycnodonta Moore pp. 18, 23
1988Neopycnodonta Freneix et al. p. 2
1999Neopycnodonta Wienrich p. 223
2002Neopycnodonta Marquet
2002Neopycnodonta Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Neopycnodonta Vera-Peláez et al. p. 255

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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
orderOstreida(Fërussac 1822)
suborderOstreidina(Ferussac 1822)
superfamilyOstreoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyGryphaeidaeVialov 1936
subfamilyPycnodonteinaeStenzel 1959
genusNeopycnodontaStenzel 1971

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.

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