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Hemidonax

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Donacidae

Taxonomy
Hemidonax was named by Mörch (1871) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 530]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Donacidae by Vokes (1980); to Hemidonacidae by Lamprell and Whitehead (1992) and Beesley (1998); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1871Hemidonax Mörch
1980Hemidonax Vokes p. 147
1992Hemidonax Lamprell and Whitehead p. 72
1998Hemidonax Beesley p. 331
2002Hemidonax Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
CardioideiFerussac 1822
superfamilyTellinoidea(Blainville 1814)
familyDonacidaeFleming 1828
genusHemidonaxMörch 1871

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