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Cardiocardita

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Taxonomy
Cardiocardita was named by Anton (1839) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m R]. It is extant. Its type is Cardita ajar.

It was assigned to Carditamerinae by Vokes (1980); to Carditidae by Malumian et al. (1978), Lamprell and Whitehead (1992), Frassinetti and Covacevich (1995) and Frassinetti and Covacevich (1999); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Cardiocardita Anton p. 10
1978Cardiocardita Malumian et al. p. 275
1980Cardiocardita Vokes p. 118
1992Cardiocardita Lamprell and Whitehead p. 56
1995Cardiocardita Frassinetti and Covacevich p. 53
1999Cardiocardita Frassinetti and Covacevich p. 26
2002Cardiocardita Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(FĂ©russac 1822)
familyCarditidaeFleming 1820
genusCardiocarditaAnton 1839

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