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Fordilla

Bivalvia - Fordillida - Fordillidae

Taxonomy
Fordilla was named by Barrande (1881) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda-l Cm Boto Sepkoski's reference number: 87,88]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Fordillidae.

It was assigned to Fordillidae by Pojeta (1975) and Krasilova (1977); and to Modiomorphoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Fordilla Barrande
1975Fordilla Pojeta p. 366
1977Fordilla Krasilova p. 176
2002Fordilla Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
EuprotobranchiaNevesskaja 2009
orderFordillida()
superfamilyFordilloideaPojeta 1975
familyFordillidae
genusFordilla

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