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Loripes

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Taxonomy
Loripes was named by Poli (1791) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Lucina (Loripes) by Kautsky (1925).

It was assigned to Lucina by Kautsky (1925); to Lucininae by Cox et al. (1969); to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lucinidae by Freneix et al. (1988) and Schneider et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1791Loripes Poli p. 31
1925Lucina (Loripes) Kautsky p. 32
1969Loripes Cox et al. p. 496
1988Loripes Freneix et al. p. 416
2002Loripes Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Loripes Schneider et al. p. 114

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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
genusLoripesPoli 1791

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