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Polymesoda (Geloina)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Corbiculidae

Taxonomy
Geloina was named by Gray (1840) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Polymesoda (Geloina) by Oostingh (1935) and Le Renard and Pacaud (1995).

It was assigned to Corbiculidae by Kanno (1978) and Vokes (1980); to Polymesoda by Oostingh (1935) and Le Renard and Pacaud (1995); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Geloina Gray
1935Polymesoda (Geloina) Oostingh p. 168
1978Geloina Kanno p. 108
1980Geloina Vokes p. 163
1995Polymesoda (Geloina) Le Renard and Pacaud p. 72
2002Geloina 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
RankNameAuthor
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
superfamilyCorbiculoideaGray 1847
familyCorbiculidaeGray 1847
genusPolymesodaRafinesque 1828
subgenusGeloina(Gray 1840)

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