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Bucardium

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Cardiidae

Taxonomy
Bucardium was named by Gray (1853) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 1112]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Cardium (Bucardium) by Freneix and Grant-Mackie (1978).

It was assigned to Cardium by Freneix and Grant-Mackie (1978); to Cardiinae by Schneider (2002); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Bucardium Gray
1978Cardium (Bucardium) Freneix and Grant-Mackie p. 509
2002Bucardium Schneider p. 351 figs. Figure 25
2002Bucardium 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
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
CardioideiFerussac 1822
superfamilyCardioidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyCardiidaeLamarck 1809
Neocardiids
EucardiidsSchneider 1995
subfamilyCardiinaeLamarck 1809
genusBucardiumGray 1853

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