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Linga

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Taxonomy
Linga was named by de Gregorio (1885) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Phacoides (Linga) by Woodring (1925) and Gardner (1947); it was reranked as Lucina (Linga) by Vredenburg (1928).

It was assigned to Lucina by Vredenburg (1928); to Phacoides by Woodring (1925) and Gardner (1947); to Lucininae by Cox et al. (1969) and Vokes (1980); to Lucinidae by Abbott (1974), Freneix et al. (1988) and Lamprell and Whitehead (1992); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Linga de Gregorio
1925Phacoides (Linga) Woodring p. 118
1928Lucina (Linga) Vredenburg p. 441
1947Phacoides (Linga) Gardner pp. 106, 107
1969Linga Cox et al. p. 496
1974Linga Abbott p. 457
1980Linga Vokes p. 101
1988Linga Freneix et al. p. 417
1992Linga Lamprell and Whitehead p. 46
2002Linga Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLucinoideaFleming 1828
familyLucinidaeFleming 1828
subfamilyLucininaeFleming 1828
genusLingade Gregorio 1885

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