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Eoastarte

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Schizodidae

Taxonomy
Eoastarte was named by Ciriacks (1963) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is the type genus of Eoastartidae.

It was assigned to Eoastartidae by Newell and Boyd (1975); and to Trigonioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Eoastarte Ciriacks p. 66
1975Eoastarte Newell and Boyd p. 131
2002Eoastarte Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
UnionataGray 1854
orderTrigoniida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyTrigonioideaLamarck 1819
familySchizodidae
subfamilyEoastartinae()
genusEoastarte

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