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Saccostrea

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Saccostrea Dolfuss and Dautzenberg
1980Saccostrea Vokes p. 66
1987Saccostrea Moore pp. 30, 32
1998Saccostrea Lamprell and Healy p. 134
2001Saccostrea Todd
2002Saccostrea Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Saccostrea Spencer et al.
2009Saccostrea Lam and Morton p. 482

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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(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderOstreidina(Ferussac 1822)
superfamilyOstreoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyOstreidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyCrassostreinaeScarlato and Starobogatov 1979
genusSaccostreaDolfuss and Dautzenberg 1920

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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