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Clementia

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Clementia was named by Gray (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Venus (Clementia) by Vredenburg (1928).

It was assigned to Venus by Vredenburg (1928); to Dosiniinae by Glenn (1904) and Gardner (1947); to Clementiinae by Vokes (1980), Woodring (1982), Perrilliat (1992), Ward (1992) and Pacaud and Le Renard (1995); to Veneridae by Mukerjee (1939), Lamprell and Whitehead (1992), Perrilliat (1994) and Todd (2001); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Clementia Gray p. 184
1904Clementia Glenn p. 315
1928Venus (Clementia) Vredenburg p. 455
1939Clementia Mukerjee p. 23
1947Clementia Gardner pp. 152, 154
1980Clementia Vokes p. 174
1982Clementia Woodring p. 697
1992Clementia Lamprell and Whitehead p. 150
1992Clementia Perrilliat p. 16
1992Clementia Ward p. 102
1994Clementia Perrilliat p. 239
1995Clementia Pacaud and Le Renard p. 183
2001Clementia Todd
2002Clementia 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
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMeretricinaeGray 1847
tribeMeretriciniGray 1847
subfamilyClementiina(Frizzell 1936)
genusClementiaGray 1847

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