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Nemocardium (Brevicardium)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Taxonomy
Brevicardium was named by Stephenson (1941) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp K Maes]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Nemocardium (Brevicardium) by Schneider (1995); it was reranked as Protocardium (Brevicardium) by Kosnik (2002).

It was assigned to Cardiidae by Stephenson (1941); to Protocardiinae by Vokes (1980); to Nemocardium by Schneider (1995); to Protocardium by Kosnik (2002); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Brevicardium Stephenson
1980Brevicardium Vokes p. 128
1995Nemocardium (Brevicardium) Schneider p. 339
2002Brevicardium Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
CardioideiFerussac 1822
superfamilyCardioidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyCardiidaeLamarck 1809
genusNemocardiumMeek 1876
subgenusBrevicardium(Stephenson 1941)

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