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Lucina

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Taxonomy
Lucina was named by Bruguière (1797) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 790]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Lucininae by Iqbal (1973), Vokes (1980), Woodring (1982), Dockery (1982), Perrilliat (1992) and Chiesa et al. (1995); to Lucinidae by Woodring (1925), Olsson (1931), Mukerjee (1939), Hassan (1953), Cox et al. (1969), da Silva Forti (1969) and Camacho et al. (2000); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1797Lucina Bruguière
1925Lucina Woodring p. 111
1931Lucina Olsson p. 48
1939Lucina Mukerjee p. 7
1953Lucina Hassan p. 19
1969Lucina Cox et al. p. 492
1969Lucina da Silva Forti p. 79
1973Lucina Iqbal p. 15
1980Lucina Vokes p. 102
1982Lucina Dockery p. 55
1982Lucina Woodring p. 615
1992Lucina Perrilliat p. 8
1995Lucina Chiesa et al. p. 43
2000Lucina Camacho et al. p. 67
2002Lucina 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
genusLucinaBruguière 1797

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