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Fissilunula

Pelecypoda - Teleodesmacea - Isocardiidae

Taxonomy
Fissilunula was named by Etheridge (1902) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. Its type is Cytherea clarkei.

It was assigned to Isocardiidae by Skwarko (1967); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Fissilunula Etheridge
1967Fissilunula Skwarko p. 19
2002Fissilunula Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classPelecypodaGoldfuss 1820
orderTeleodesmacea
superfamilyIsocardiacea
familyIsocardiidae
genusFissilunulaEtheridge 1902

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