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Crassatella

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Taxonomy
Crassatella was named by Lamarck (1799) [Sepkoski's age data: K Nc T Mi-m Sepkoski's reference number: 159]. It is the type genus of Crassatellacea, Crassatellidae, Crassatellinae.

It was assigned to Crassatellinae by Vokes (1980), Dockery (1982), Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983), Tashiro (1988) and Wingard (1993); to Crassatellidae by Oostingh (1935), Wozny (1977) and Frassinetti and Covacevich (1999); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1799Crassatella Lamarck
1823Crassatellites Krueger
1904Crassatellites Glenn p. 346
1925Crassatellites Woodring p. 93
1931Crassatellites Olsson p. 44
1935Crassatella Oostingh p. 165
1977Crassatella Wozny p. 105
1980Crassatella Vokes p. 123
1982Crassatella Dockery p. 66
1983Crassatella Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 95
1988Crassatella Tashiro p. 290
1993Crassatella Wingard p. 51
1999Crassatella Frassinetti and Covacevich p. 30
2002Crassatella Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Crassatellites 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(Férussac 1822)
familyCrassatellidaeFérussac 1822
genusCrassatellaLamarck 1799

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