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Leukoma

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Leukoma Römer
1902Protothaca Dall p. 364
1907Chione (Ameghinomya) Ihering p. 306
1948Notochione Hertlein and Strong
1961Colonche Olsson
1961Nioche (Antinioche) Olsson
1961Tropithaca Olsson
1969Protothaca da Silva Forti p. 86
1972Protothaca (Tropithaca) Hertlein p. 35
1982Nioche (Antinioche) Woodring p. 707
1991Ameghinomya Gordillo p. 129
2001Protothaca Todd
2001Protothaca (Antinioche) Todd
2001Protothaca (Leukoma) Todd
2001Protothaca (Notochione) Todd
2001Protothaca (Tropithaca) Todd
2002Ameghinomya Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Antinioche Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Notochione Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Protothaca Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Protothaca Beu p. 277
2008Ameghinomya Griffin and Nielsen
2012Leukoma Coan and Valentich-Scott p. 771

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyVenerinaeRafinesque 1815
genusLeukomaRömer 1857

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