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Congeriomorpha

Bivalvia - Megalodontida - Congeriomorphidae

Taxonomy
Congeriomorpha was named by Stoyanow (1948) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fras-u]. It is not extant. Its type is Congeriomorpha andrusovi.

It was assigned to Ambonychiidae by Pojeta (1966); to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Congeriomorphidae by Bouchet et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1948Congeriomorpha Stoyanow p. 784
1966Congeriomorpha Pojeta p. 181
2002Congeriomorpha Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Congeriomorpha Bouchet et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderMegalodontidaStarobogatov 1992
superfamilyMecynodontoideaHaffer 1959
familyCongeriomorphidaeSaul 1976
genusCongeriomorpha

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